By Mike Dunn
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A presidential candidate not only made an appearance in Philadelphia Wednesday, she even got arrested.READ MORE: Open For Business: Pat's Music Shop In Mayfair Still Soothing The Soul In Good Times And Bad
At 18th and Market Streets, members of the Green Party chanted at the offices of the Federal National Mortgage Association, better known as Fannie Mae. Among the protestors was the Green Party’s candidate for President, Jill Stein, a doctor from Lexington, Massachusetts.READ MORE: Morgan Braxton's Stepmother 'Knew Something Was Wrong' Before She Was Allegedly Murdered By Boyfriend Byron McDonald II
“Millions have lost their homes already. Many millions are still in the pipeline. We are five years into this crisis and effectively nothing has been done about it.”MORE NEWS: Philadelphia School District Reveals In-Person High School Graduation Plans For 1st Time Since Pandemic
Stein and the protestors then staged a sit-in on the floor of a bank on the first floor of the office tower that lasted for several hours. The candidate and four others were eventually arrested.