Rep. Abby Finkenauer (D-IA) told Iowa’s Times-Republican on Saturday that she wants to have secure borders; however, she voted twice to defund President Donald Trump’s construction of the United States’ southern border wall.
President Donald Trump pledged to pro-life Americans in a letter released Thursday that he will defund Planned Parenthood if he is elected to a second term in November.
Biden formally opposes demands to “defund the police,” but backs “re-directing” funding from police to other priorities, which is the same thing.
House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) discussed former Vice President Joe Biden’s failure at the Democratic National Convention to condemn the rioters burning down major cities and the “defund the police” movement, providing his comments on Monday’s edition of Breitbart News Daily.
During a portion of an interview with ABC News broadcast on Friday’s edition of “World News Tonight,” 2020 Democratic presidential nominee former Vice President Joe Biden stated that he does not want to defund the police, and that President Donald
Florida state representative Byron Donalds (R-FL) told Breitbart News Saturday that the left’s push to defund the police and anarchy will lead to a breakaway of minority voters to back President Donald Trump in the 2020 presidential election.
The Seattle City Council, which has been mulling a proposal to defund the Seattle Police Department, drafted a resolution which would both defund the police and create a “civilian led department of community safety & violence prevention.”
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf’s (D) house was found vandalized early Tuesday morning with messages supportive of the “defund the police” movement, prompting an investigation by Oakland Police Department detectives.
President Donald Trump tweeted Friday that he had told the U.S. Treasury to review the tax-exempt status of schools and universities that had become vehicles for left-wing indoctrination.
On this week’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” Black Lives Matter chairman Hawk Newsome called for defunding the police so that crime can be treated like a health crisis.
Matt Mowers, a former Donald Trump administration official and New Hampshire first congressional district Republican candidate, told Breitbart News Saturday that, unlike Rep. Chris Pappas (D-NH), we need to “defend the police, not defund the police.”
Joe Biden’s campaign was asked Sunday to comment on the demands across the nation to defund the police, but he did not want to talk about it.
Minneapolis protesters told Mayor Jacob Frey (D) he was no longer welcome to demonstrate against the death of George Floyd — an African-American man who died in police custody in the city — after he refused to commit to defunding its police department.
Singers John Legend and Lizzo, and actresses Natalie Portman and Taraji P. Henson are among the Hollywood celebrities who’ve signed a letter pushing the defunding all police departments in the wake of the police involved death of Minneapolis man George Floyd.
In a letter to Trump on the eve of the meeting, Hawkins observed that Planned Parenthood “has infiltrated too many programs and funding streams designed to help women and their children, born and preborn.”