New York Congress Members Charlie Rangel and Joe Crowley Arrested During Immigration Reform March in D.C.
Over 200 activists, politicians and religious leaders are being arrested right now in Washington D.C. during Camino Americano, a massive protest on the National Mall supporting immigration reform. Among those already arrested were Congressman Joe Crowley, who represents New York's 14th Congressional District, Congressman Charlie Rangel, who represents the 13th, and Charlie Rangel's splendid mustache, which stands only for itself.
Photo via Twitter user Felicia Johnson Yoda Charlie Rangel during his arrest.
The protest and subsequent arrests were planned long before the government shutdown, but people still managed to work the shutdown into their protest signs. One read "Congress may not work, but immigrants will."More »