Did Trump tell governors to crack down on protesters?
The New York Times obtained audio of a private conference call President Trump had with governors, in which he tells them to crack down on protesters. You’ve got to arrest these people. You’ve got to arrest these people, And you’ve got to charge them. And you can’t do the deal where they get one week in jail.
Which Governors have declined Trump’s call for a military response to protests?
Gov. Tim Walz of Minnesota, whose state has been at the center of the protests, has declined Mr. Trump’s offer of a military police response in his state, and other governors have followed Mr. Walz’s lead.
Which Governors have said Trump is welcome in their states?
After Ms. Mills sought to dissuade the president from going to Maine, Gov. Jim Justice of West Virginia spoke up when it was another governor’s turn to say that the president was welcome in his state. And Gov. Henry McMaster of South Carolina seemed to echo some of Mr. Trump’s conspiratorial thinking. Mr.
Are all governors wary of Trump’s language?
But not all of the governors were uneasy with Mr. Trump’s language, particularly his fellow Republicans. After Ms. Mills sought to dissuade the president from going to Maine, Gov. Jim Justice of West Virginia spoke up when it was another governor’s turn to say that the president was welcome in his state.
Who declined Trump’s call for more troops?
Later, in an appearance on CNN, Mr. Pritzker and Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New York declined Mr. Trump’s call for more troops. Mr. Cuomo called the president’s remarks “shameful, really truly shameful.”.
What did Trump threaten to do in his Rose Garden speech?
In a Rose Garden speech shaded with anger, President Trump threatened to send the American military to states where governors could not bring under control the protests over police brutality.
Did the Secret Service do a good job?
And Secret Service did a very good job around the White House, but there’s all different precautions around the White House. But — and we’re going to clamp down very, very strong. But you’ve got to arrest people. You have to try people. You have to put them in jail for 10 years.