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Democrats Unveil Police Reform Legislation Amid Protests Nationwide
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Claudia Grisales, Susan Davis, Kelsey Snell | June 8, 2020
Congressional Democrats on Monday unveiled the Justice in Policing Act of 2020, which aims to install wide-ranging reforms for police departments across the country. It faces Republican opposition.
De Blasio Promises Cuts To NYPD, Ends NYC Curfew
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Austin Horn | June 7, 2020
The call to end the curfew comes a day earlier than previously planned. De Blasio noted that most protesters had been peaceful, and admitted that the NYPD had sometimes overstepped its duty.
Trump Orders National Guard To Pull Out Of Washington
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Greg Myre | June 7, 2020
After several days of peaceful protest in the capital, the president says "everything is under perfect control." More than 5,000 guardsmen from Washington and 11 states had been called in.
Colin Powell Says He’s Voting For Biden
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Austin Horn | June 7, 2020
The former secretary of state said that President Trump's penchant to insult "anybody who dare[s] to speak against him" has always turned him off. Now, he says, more people are feeling the same way.