'Occupy' Melbourne To Attend Gingrich Town Hall In Cocoa
COCOA, Florida — Occupy Melbourne is planning to attend Republican Presidential Primary candidate Newt Gingrich’s town hall at the Holiday Inn Express in Cocoa today according to the group’s Facebook page:
“Newt Gingrich will attend an open town hall meeting at the Holiday Inn Express Space Coast Convention Center, 301 Tucker Lane, Cocoa FL.
… Please, no signs or identifying badges. Dress like you would for a job interview. We plan to address the candidate on issues relating to inequality and the Occupy message. Please join us, we’d love to stand with you!! We are the 99% and we are too big to fail!”
The town hall will be Gingrich’s second stop in the Space Coast today. Gingrich will meet with aerospace industry representatives first at the Brevard Community College Cocoa Campus at 3:30 p.m., then proceed to the town hall at 4:45 p.m.
Image: Brevard Times file photo of Occupy Space Coast protest in Merritt Island.
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