DNC: Abortion protesters drowned out at women’s caucus
Vail, CO Colorado
DENVER, Colorado ” Four abortion protesters who interrupted the Democratic convention women’s caucus were drowned out by chants of “Obama!” and have been removed from the room by officers.
The four women tried to speak at the Democratic National Convention Committee’s Women’s Caucus was meeting on Thursday. They have not been arrested.
As the four briskly walked to the front of the room, they said as a group: “Abortion hurts women. We need to support women. It’s not a Republican or Democratic issue.”
And they wore T-shirts reading “I Regret My Abortion” and “Abortion Hurts Women.”
They identified themselves as Laura Rohling of Parker, Colo., Kim Sanecki of Colorado Springs, Colo., Rene Ridge of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and Mary Colsch of Caledonia, Minn.