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New England. So I remember meeting Andy Stern then.
Now the president of SEIU.
Now the president of the SEIU. I also met at the time of the
memorial for Davis -- no, at our street fair. We had a Labor Day Street
Fair, and John Sweeney was then the head of SEIU, and he came by,
and I have a photograph with him in which he was so excited about
the street fair and talking about, “Gee, we ought to do this on a
national level, and maybe we can get the labor movement to endorse
it.” So I met John Sweeney then, and I continued to have relations
with him during the merger, because they raised the question that
they wanted to know if Bread and Roses would be part of the merger.
When I said yes, they said, “Great.”
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