anti-war protest in senate gallery

“About 20 people stood up in the Senate galleries, in violation of chamber rules, and were asked to leave. “They can’t stand up in the galleries,” Capitol Police … said.

After the group left without resistance, they were detained by several Capitol Hill police officers. Although several aides looked up at the demonstration, there were fewer than a dozen people on the floor at the time. …

“We tried voting. We tried marches. We tried writing letters and making phone calls. Now we’re coming to the House and Senate chambers. We’re done waiting for Congress to do its job.”