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UMW ADMIN OFFICE OCCUPIED

RALLY TODAY AT NOON ON THE STEPS OF OCCUPIED GEORGE WASHINGTON HALL... RALLY EVERYDAY AT NOON TILL IT'S OVER!

Students from the living wage campaign at the University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg have occupied the office of Richard Hurley, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer. They have locked themselves down in sitting positions and have declared they will not leave until the college establishes a $10/hr campus wide minimum wage indexed to the cost of living. "We will remain here indefinitely and as long as it takes," declared one student
demonstrator.
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