Protesters Greet President In Arden
Updated: Wednesday, February 13 2013, 08:17 PM EST
The reception for President Obama Wednesday wasn't entirely welcoming. A few dozen protesters lined Hendersonville Rd. near the Linamar main entrance in Arden with signs and banners in tow.
The groups represented diverse cause like anti-gay, anti-abortion, pro-guns, and pro-1st Amendment. Jane Bilello of the Asheville Tea Party was one of them. "The economy is mess and gun-free zones don't work," said Bilello.
As it turns out President Obama never saw the protesters because he slipped onto Linamar grounds through a back entrance on Long Shoals Road. Nevertheless, protesters said it was still worth it.
Click here to watch President Obama's entire speech at Linamar.
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