Disabled Health Care Bill Protesters Removed From Mitch McConnell’s Office

Disabled protesters were physically removed from a sit-in outside of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office Thursday morning, hours after the GOP Senate bill to dismantle the the Affordable Care Act was unveiled.

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Stephanie Woodward, of Rochester, NY, who has spina bifida and uses a wheelchair, is removed from a sit-in at Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office as she and other disability rights advocates protest proposed funding caps to Medicaid, Thursday, June 22, 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
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Capitol police remove a woman from a protest in front of the office of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell inside the Russell Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill, on June 22, 2017, in Washington, D.C. Members of a group with disabilities were protesting the proposed GOP health care plan that was unveiled today.
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Stephanie Woodward, of Rochester, New York, who has spina bifida and uses a wheelchair, is removed from a sit-in at Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office as she and other disability rights advocates protest proposed funding caps to Medicaid, Thursday, June 22, 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
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A man is carried out from a sit-in outside of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office as they protest proposed cuts to Medicaid, Thursday, June 22, 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
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Capitol police officers remove a protester from in front of the office of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell inside the Russell Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill, on June 22, 2017, in Washington, D.C. Members of a group with disabilities were protesting the proposed GOP health care plan that was unveiled today.
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WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 22: U.S. Capitol Police remove protesters from in front of the office of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) inside the Russell Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill, on June 22, 2017 in Washington, DC. Members of a group with disabilities were protesting the proposed GOP health care plan that was unveiled today. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
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A protestor is removed from a sit-in outside of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office where they protested proposed cuts to Medicaid, Thursday, June 22, 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
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Police remove protesters from in front of the office of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell inside the Russell Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill, on June 22, 2017, in Washington, D.C. Members of a group with disabilities were protesting the proposed GOP health care plan that was unveiled today.
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