The Eternal Question, Answered!: Mike Pence Puts 9/12 Rally Attendance At 1 Million | Talking Points Memo

Today on the House floor, Rep. Mike Pence (R-IN) suggested that nearly 1 million people attended the Tea Partiers’ 9/12 march on Washington, D.C.The precise number of attendees has been a subject of some debate since the rally took place. FreedomWorks, which organized the event, initially reported that 1.5 million people had gathered in D.C. They later admitted that this number was a mistake, and more likely attendance had been between 600,000 – 800,000.

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