FERGUSON, Mo. (CBS St. Louis/AP) – Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder questioned whether Gov. Jay Nixon was told not to deploy the National Guard to deter violent protesters Monday night after Ferguson officer Darren Wilson was not indicted in the death of Michael Brown. 636 more words
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NATIONAL PRESS CLUB, WASHINGTON D.C. Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke talks about Ferguson Missouri and how politicians and irresponsible groups descended like vultures on a roadside carcass to exploit the situation, how AG Eric Holder made a bad situation worse with self-serving rhetoric.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder says he’s “disappointed” by the violence that followed the Ferguson grand jury decision.
Holder told reporters Tuesday that he is encouraged by some of the peaceful demonstrations, saying that “acts of violence threaten to drown out those who have legitimate voices” and that progress comes from nonviolence. 89 more words
Attorney General Eric Holder is appealing for calm as a Missouri grand jury decides whether to charge a white Ferguson police officer for killing an unarmed black teenager. 146 more words
WASHINGTON (AP) — As local authorities in Missouri near the end of their investigation in the Ferguson shooting, a broader federal civil rights review could hold a greater potential to refashion the police department and bring long-lasting change. 852 more words