Portman’s Ohio office health care protests lead to 15 arrests

( CNN) As countless as 15 partisans protesting the Senate’s GOP health care legislation were arrested Friday at Sen. Rob Portman’s Columbus, Ohio office, according to local law enforcement, following sit-ins at two nation positions that encompassed more than a date.

“UPDATE 7/7 4:45 PM 15 protestors are being arrested. They are complying. Freights include criminal trespassing. #CPD, ” Columbus Ohio Police tweeted.

The two-day protest that started Thursday intensified when partisans from ADAPT, their own nationals disability-rights organisation, decided to block the doors to the ground-floor elevators on Friday in Portman’s Columbus office building, according to protesters who tweeted their demonstration.