Portland, Oregon, Governor Kate Brown discussed on WIOD Programming
O D and I are radio station from ABC News. I'm Derek Dennis, chanting in the beating of drums admit violent unrest in Portland, Oregon. It was another night of protests after weeks of black lives matter. Demonstrations weeks, Portland police and protesters have been entangled in conflict following the death of George Floyd. Now federal agents are stepping in and some being accused of abusing their power. Local and state leaders like Governor Kate Brown want them out. It's absolutely unacceptable that they're deploying federal officials for political purposes. Thie, Oregon attorney general filing a lawsuit against the Department of Homeland Security and other federal agencies alleging they seized and detained Oregonians without probable cause he sees Andrew Timbered President Trump highlight of the Portland unrest while holding a teleconference with supporters. In lieu of another in person campaign rally. A lot of arrests and a lot of things are happening in Portland, and frankly, the politicians are against it. It's been going on for a long time. They're ripping down Portland president's remarks at one of two Tele rallies he held on Saturday night civil rights pioneer the Reverend C. T. Vivian, who staged a lunch sittin in 1947 in Peoria, Illinois, died the same day his late Congressman John Lewis, both men being remembered his giants in American history. Civil rights hero and Congressman.