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The Greater Boston Labor Council officially lent their support to the Occupy Boston demonstrators Thursday. Accross the country, organized labor has been rushing to ally themselves with the Occupy movement.

Newly elected Massachusetts AFL-CIO president, and outgoing Brighton state senator, Steven Tolman paid a visit to the Occupy Boston encampment and said he was impressed by what he saw.


  • Steven Tolman, incoming president, Massachusetts AFL-CIO

This segment aired on October 13, 2011.

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