NEW YORK, N.Y. (CBS) — Protesters disrupted the annual Pennsylvania Republican fundraising lunch in New York Friday.
The target was featured speaker republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.READ MORE: Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney Says He'll Be Happy When He's Not Mayor Following Fourth Of July Shooting
One group of protesters tried to barrel their way in, but Martha Applesberger was among a dozen people with Jews for Racial and Economic Justice who paid the $1,000 ticket price and stood one at a time, singing or reciting messages of tolerance.READ MORE: Sources: Authorities Investigating Whether 2 Police Officers Struck By Stray Bullets On Ben Franklin Parkway
She says Trump seemed unfazed.
Trump fan Marc Scoringi says the focus of Trump’s remarks was business, not immigration, though he defended earlier Trump remarks.MORE NEWS: Kyle Schwarber Homers Twice In Phillies' 11-0 Romp Past Nationals
Scoringi predicts a Trump victory.