Veterans March on Washington, Protest Outside White House

National News

0  Updated at 1:48 pm, October 13th, 2013 By: ABC Digital
Share This Story

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — A group of veterans, Sarah Palin and Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, protested the federal government shutdown on Sunday.

About 50 people were involved in the protest which began at the World War II Memorial at about 8 a.m. and was highlighted by protestors grabbing bike rack barricades from a number of D.C. monuments and dumping them at the White House.

The protest sparked yelling and some minor scuffling with police.

Copyright 2013 ABC News Radio

Stories You May Be Interested In:

American Airlines co-pilot charged with ‘operating under influence’

Joshua Berlinger and Lawrence Crook III, CNN Newswire