Politics & Government

March 21, 2010 8:58 PM

As vote's outcome became clear, Tea Party protests faded

For most of the day, the Tea Party demonstrators had been the most vocal, chanting "We the people," "No, no, no," and "kill the bill." But as it became clear that Democrats had won the votes of key anti-abortion lawmakers, the Tea Party protesters lost their enthusiasm, and their numbers shrank. They were quickly replaced by those who'd supported the health care overhaul as well as hundreds of demonstrators favoring immigration legislation.

Related content

Comments

Videos

More Videos

British royal family, Obamas trash talk ahead of Invictus Games 00:40

British royal family, Obamas trash talk ahead of Invictus Games

Pope Francis goes to Washington 02:11

Pope Francis goes to Washington

Canadian State Visit 00:28

Canadian State Visit

Obama sings 'Amazing Grace' at Rev. Clementa Pinckney's funeral 02:12

Obama sings 'Amazing Grace' at Rev. Clementa Pinckney's funeral

'Hamilton' star Lin-Manuel Miranda freestyles with President Obama 01:44

'Hamilton' star Lin-Manuel Miranda freestyles with President Obama

Astronauts kick off White House Science Fair 2016 01:33

Astronauts kick off White House Science Fair 2016

Obama: U.S. to restore full diplomatic relations with Cuba 06:25

Obama: U.S. to restore full diplomatic relations with Cuba

Share Video

Politics & Government Videos