May 12, 2017

The agitated crowd outside Harlem Success Academy 1 fumed over Republican efforts to repeal Obamacare and slash education funding. Protesters blasted Ryan’s lead role in pushing the proposed American Health Care Act, which threatens to rip health insurance from 24 million Americans and penalize those with pre-existing conditions.

The school serves students in grades K-4.

People chanted “Die quick if you get sick!” and “How can you sleep at night? Healthcare is a human right!” as they waited for Ry...

May 12, 2017

It was an education event, but much of the anger surrounded health care policy as protesters greeted House Speaker Paul Ryan in Harlem. NY1's Lindsey Christ filed the following report.

House Speaker Paul Ryan was greeted by jeers in Harlem as he visited the flagship of the Success Academy Charter School network.

Some protesters s

pent hours waiting to denounce the powerful Republican, five days after he pushed a controversial repeal of Obamacare through the House.

"Paul Ryan has devoted his entire p...

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