As Washington lawmakers head to the eleventh hour trying to avoid the fiscal cliff.
Iowans rallied in several cities today with a clear message.
Don't drop the ball on the middle class.
Activists hoping to pressure congress into reaching a deal that will avoid tax hikes at the start of next year
"If nothing happens by tomorrow... A lot of money will be taken from families. This will affect the lives of everyday Iowans," says Matt Sinovic, Progress, Iowa.