Council members Jumaane Williams and Melissa Mark Viverito were arrested today as part of the Occupy Wall Street protests, a spokesman for Mr. Williams confirmed.
The two were arrested as part of a group of 99 others who sat on Centre Street on the approach to the Brooklyn Bridge, chanting “We are the 99 percent” and “All day! All week! Occupy Wall Street!”
Among the group was SEIU president George Gresham. Read More