70,000 Rally For Workers’ Rights In Madison, Wisconsin By Michael McIntee | February 26, 2011 LikeTweet EmailPrint More More on Labor/Unions Subscribe to Labor/Unions Follow this author West Wing actor Bradley Whitford talks to Madison, Wisconsin crowed Police in Madison, Wisconsin say it is the largest demonstration they have seen in their city. Estimates of the crowd size for the workers’ rights rally ranged from 70,000 to 120,000. The rally was sparked by Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker’s attempt to take away collective bargaining from public workers.West Wing actor Bradley Whitford speaks to a crowd in Madison, Wisconsin in support of workers’ rights. Whitford and others are appalled at Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker’s attempt to take away collective bargaining rights from public employees. Support this story and all the stories from The Uptake. Donate.