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Protesters stage sit-in on Capitol Hill

Wednesday, December 07, 2011 - 02:10

Dec. 6 - Dozens of protesters stage sit-ins in their lawmakers' offices saying they want to take corporate money out of politics. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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Rough Cut (No reporter narration) STORY: Protesters from across the nation marched to Capitol Hill and staged sit-ins in their lawmakers' office buildings on Tuesday, asking to be heard. The "Take Back the Capitol" protest was aimed at convincing members of Congress to extend federal unemployment benefits. The event was organized by a coalition of groups, which included major labor unions. U.S. Capitol Police arrested at least one person during the protests.

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Protesters stage sit-in on Capitol Hill

Wednesday, December 07, 2011 - 02:10