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Voters in Wisconsin and Michigan protest legislative attempts to undermine newly elected Dems

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People in Wisconsin and Michigan are protesting attempts by the lame duck state legislatures to undermine incoming Democratic governors elected in both states.

A group of activists snuck into a Republican press conference at the Wisconsin state capitol Monday, and chanted “Stop this coup!” and “Respect our votes!”

Activists snuck into the GOP’s press conference. The second it ended, they started chanting “Stop this coup! Respect our votes!” pic.twitter.com/kPYmojYGn3

— Ben Wikler (@benwikler) December 3, 2018

Protesters also gathered outside the hearing room where the Joint Finance Committee was meeting and chanted, “Respect our votes! Protect our votes!”

Here in Joint Finance Committee hearing room, you can hear the very angry crowd chanting outside. pic.twitter.com/8tfV9gzZ9I

— Ben Wikler........

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