Casually strolled into a Senate building to visit offices of our elected representatives, like any Americans would, and suddenly, police!—
CODEPINK (@codepink) February 20, 2013
We weren’t there — and not many were by the looks of things — so we’ll have to gauge from Code Pink’s own photos the police presence that greeted them as they entered the Hart Senate Office Building to protest the administration’s use of unmanned drones.
We’re fully convinced there were more police in the Hart Building than there were Code Pink protesters, whose numbers look to have been dwarfed by Sandra Fluke’s two-parking-space campaign rally.
Between this and the nude protesters disrobing in John Boehner’s office, why would any member of Congress ever go to the office? Here’s one of the police officers interacting with Code Pink. Banner drops are not allowed inside the building, but they did manage to get away with a prayer inside a government building, so there’s that.