Ohio Politics

Our political team covers the goings on from the White House to the Statehouse.

Bernie supporters stage sit-in inside Dayton Daily/WHIO news tent

By Aaron Gould Sheinin

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

A large group of Bernie Sanders’ supporters have occupied one of three media tents here outside the Wells Fargo Center where the Democratic National Convention is being held.

Recommended for you

Recommended for you

Recommended for you

Most read

  1. 1 Police investigation reported at Piqua Walmart
  2. 2 6 Warren County residents indicted in meth case
  3. 3 Cincinnati Reds claim pitcher Robby Scott from Boston Red Sox

Philadelphia police officers are blocking the entrances and refuse to allow reporters inside to their work space or to report on the protest.

About 70 Sanders protesters entered the tent quietly but quickly and refuse to speak to reporters. Many are wearing tape over their mouths.

The protest came just moments after Sanders led the effort to nominate Hillary Clinton for president.

About the Author

More from Daytondailynews