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      Joe (G.W.N.S.)
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        This is an interesting development.

        Police agencies pulling out of Democratic convention

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        More than 100 police agencies are withdrawing from agreements to send personnel to bolster security at next month’s Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee, in part because they’re concerned about a recent directive ordering police in the city to stop using tear gas to control crowds.

        Consequences…

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        Dark Knight
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          More than 100 police agencies are withdrawing from agreements to send personnel to bolster security at next month’s Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee, in part because they’re concerned about a recent directive ordering police in the city to stop using tear gas to control crowds

          That and some other excuses are being given to the public, but I think it probably has a lot more to do with the “Defund the Police” movement, in my humble yet often ignored opinion.

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          Joe (G.W.N.S.)
          Moderator

            ..a lot more to do with the “Defund the Police”

            I suspect you are right, but that’s not a good public excuse. ;-)

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