OBAMA MOVES G-8 DN030612

The White House has moved the upcoming G-8 economic meeting from Chicago to the heavily guarded Camp David in Maryland. Protest groups have been planning demonstrations to coincide with that meeting as well as the NATO meeting also in May. The NATO meeting is still scheduled to take place in Chicago. Joe Losbaker of the United National Antiwar Cmte. described the decision to move the G8 meeting as a major victory saying, "the administration is taking G-8 someplace where they won't have to face the people who suffer under their policies."

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