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Rev. Jesse Jackson, along with Congresswoman Gwen Moore, State Senator Spencer Coggs, State Senator Lena Taylor and Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett led a march last Saturday from King Drive to Arrow Park to encourage early voting. The purpose of the march organized by the Milwaukee NAACP themed, “March Fit For a King” was in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s 43rd Assassination Anniversary was on April 4th. Hundreds of people participated in the march. Marchers waived signs reading, “This is what democracy looks like,” “Save our unions and collective bargaining,” and “Stop the attacks on public sector workers.” (Photo by Robert A. Bell).