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TBD, December 14, 2011

Hunger strikers stage protest at Boehner's office

Three Occupy DC protesters have been on a hunger strike since their last lunch on December 8. They say they won't eat until full D.C voting rights are achieved.

From left to right, Occupy DC protestors and District residents Kelly Mears, Sam Jeweler (with his girlfriend Sara Shaw), and Adrian Parsons sit in front of House Speaker John Boehner's office on the afternoon of Dec. 13. Since their last lunch on Dec. 8, the trio has been on a hunger strike, refusing food until D.C. has full voting rights in Congress and greater autonomy over its budget.