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  June 19....A press conference was held at noon in front of the "Emerald Building" at 300 Capital Mall. Following the press conference, janitors and their many supporters marched to and then through the Downtown Mall. The Mall is owned by the Westfield Group (owner of 112 shopping centers in four countries) which is part of the owner/maintenance group resisting paid family health care.

 

 
  Local 1877 President Mike Garcia.

 

 
  Bill Camp , Sacramento Central Labor Council, listing the many unions present supporting the janitors.

 

 
  Marching from the "Emerald Building" to the Mall.

 

 
  Local 1877 on the march, accompanied by mounted police (see back right).

 

 
  Organizers maintained safety and vigilance.
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