Trump Slams Governors as ‘Weak,’ Urges Crackdown on Protests

“Most of you are weak,” the president said in a videoconference call with the nation's governors and law enforcement officials. “You have to arrest people.”

  • Published 1 June 2020

[template id="252700"] [template id="245201"] WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Monday derided the nation’s governors as “weak” and demanded tougher crackdowns on protesters in the aftermath of another night of violent protests in dozens of American cities. Trump spoke to governors on a video teleconference with law enforcement and national security officials, telling the local leaders they “have to get much tougher” amid nationwide protests and criticizing their responses. “Most of you are weak,”… Read at AP News