#1 Six people, including P-D reporter, arrested at Carnahan meeting
08-07-2009, 11:25 PM
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Obama's SEIU Thugs Attack Black Conservative
MEHVILLE -- St. Louis County police arrested six people, including a Post-Dispatch reporter, during a demonstration Thursday evening outside a forum on aging called by U.S. Rep. Russ Carnahan, D-St. Louis.
Post-Dispatch reporter Jake Wagman, who was covering the event and shooting video for stltoday.com, was arrested for interference.
Two of the people were arrested on suspicion of assault, one of resisting arrest and three on suspicion of committing peace disturbances, police say.
The forum drew an overflow crowd of several hundred to Bernard Middle School gym in south St. Louis County. Dozens of people, many carrying signs about the health care debate, were kept out because of the turnout. The back and forth between factions within the crowd created a carnival-like atmosphere inside and out between members of the movement opposing President Barack Obama's policies and groups who came to show support for the president's proposals.
Last edited by megimoo; 08-07-2009 at 11:29 PM.
08-08-2009, 12:05 PM
So now Obama is recruiting SEIU thugs along with Black Panthers to intimidate people. Chicago politics gone national folks.The Obama Administration: Deny. Deflect. Blame.
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