Police Lead AOC Away From Abortion Rights Protest

Capitol Police said 35 people were arrested, including 17 members of Congress, during an abortion rights protest outside the Supreme Court building in Washington on Tuesday, July 19.

Footage from the scene showed Reps Cori Bush, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, and Ayanna Pressley on the road outside the Supreme Court building in Washington.

Daily Signal reporter Bernadette Hassan filmed this footage in Washington on Tuesday as Ocasio-Cortez was led away by Capitol Police.

Pressley and Omar were arrested, their offices confirmed, along with New Jersey congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman. Credit: Bernadette Hassan/Daily Signal via Storyful

Video transcript

[YELLING]

[DRUM PLAYING]

- Abortion rights are under attack. What do we do?

[CHEERING]

[YELLING]

Abortion rights are under attack. What do we do?

[DRUM SOLO]

[CHEERING]

Abortion rights are under attack. What do we do?

[CHEERING]

[DRUM SOLO]

[YELLING]

Abortion rights are under attack. What do we do?

[CHEERING]

[YELLING]

[DRUM SOLO]

Abortion rights are under attack. What do we do?

[CHEERING]

[DRUM SOLO]

[YELLING]

Abortion rights are under attack. What do we do?

[CHEERING]

[DRUM SOLO]

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