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WI Capitol Police Chief: Protesters Can Stay Tonight


Tubbs said that various rules will remain in force: People who leave the building at night will not be able to get back in; sleeping bags and backpacks cannot be brought in during regular hours tomorrow; and food will only be brought in through an arrangement with representatives of union groups and other organizers to deliver it to the entrances.

Tubbs also commended the behavior and cooperation of protesters, saying that there had been no arrests made today. At the last time he checked, on Friday, Tubbs said there had only been about a dozen minor arrests in total over the past two weeks.

During that period, many tens of thousands of protesters have come to the Capitol, in order to oppose Gov. Scott Walker's budget repair bill and its anti-public employee union provisions.