Category: Muriel Bowser

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Jan
2021

‘March For Reparations’ And ‘Armed Protests’ Expected In Washington, DC On Inauguration Day‘March For Reparations’ And ‘Armed Protests’ Expected In Washington, DC On Inauguration Day

A demonstration to call attention to reparations and possible “armed protests” are expected to occur in Washington, D.C. on Jan. 20, the day of President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration, according to reports. A reparations movement march organized by a coalition of groups including Black PACT and Black Lives Matter Minnesota is awaiting a decision on their […]

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Jan
2021

DC Mayor Muriel Bowser Asks Trump And Several Federal Agencies To Help Prepare For Biden InaugurationDC Mayor Muriel Bowser Asks Trump And Several Federal Agencies To Help Prepare For Biden Inauguration

Democratic D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser has asked President Donald Trump and various federal agencies for help preparing for the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden following a riot at the U.S. Capitol Jan. 6. Bowser asked Trump to declare a pre-emergency disaster for Washington, a measure that was taken before former President Barack Obama’s inauguration in […]

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Jan
2021

REPORT: Construction Begins On New 7-Foot Tall Barrier Around CapitolREPORT: Construction Begins On New 7-Foot Tall Barrier Around Capitol

Secretary of the U.S. Army Ryan McCarthy announced at a news conference on Thursday that the U.S. National Guard would build a 7-foot tall, non-scalable fence around the U.S. Capitol Building in response to Wednesday’s violent, pro-Trump protests at this site, according to NPR. Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy announced Thursday that a “7-foot non-scalable fence” […]

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Jan
2021

REPORT: DC Teachers Union And City Leaders Stalled Reopening Despite Evidence Students Were Falling BehindREPORT: DC Teachers Union And City Leaders Stalled Reopening Despite Evidence Students Were Falling Behind

Washington, D.C. teachers unions and city leaders stalled school reopening for several months despite evidence that students were falling behind, as unions continued to make more demands and the city largely kept parents in the dark about the future of their children’s’ education, a Washington Post report showed. A majority of D.C.’s public school students […]

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Nov
2020

Left-Wing Organizations Plan Protests In DC Pending Election ResultsLeft-Wing Organizations Plan Protests In DC Pending Election Results

Left-wing organizations are gearing up for protests and demonstrations surrounding election day in Washington, D.C., though most of their plans are contingent on the outcome of the election. There have not been credible threats of violence for election day, though numerous people have applied for event permits, Metropolitan Police Chief Peter Newsham said, the Washingtonian […]

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Oct
2020

District Of Columbia Police Department Refuses To Say How They Are Preparing For Potential Unrest Around Election DayDistrict Of Columbia Police Department Refuses To Say How They Are Preparing For Potential Unrest Around Election Day

The Metropolitan Police Department refused to discuss how it is preparing for potential violence and protests leading up to election day, and D.C. Democratic Mayor Muriel Bowser has not responded to requests for comment. Protests and riots have occurred in major cities across the nation, including Washington, D.C., since George Floyd died while in the custody […]

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Aug
2020

This Pro-Lifer Who Was Arrested For Writing ‘Black Preborn Lives Matter’ Says His Rights Were ViolatedThis Pro-Lifer Who Was Arrested For Writing ‘Black Preborn Lives Matter’ Says His Rights Were Violated

A pro-life activist who DC police arrested Saturday said that his “first amendment rights were violated” during an interview with the Daily Caller News Foundation. Students for Life of America member Warner DePriest and Executive Director Kristan Hawkins discussed why two of the organization’s members were arrested for writing “Black preborn lives matter” on the […]

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Jun
2020

‘Not Doing Their Job’: Trump Criticizes DC Police As Confederate Statue Gets Toppled Right Outside Their Headquarters‘Not Doing Their Job’: Trump Criticizes DC Police As Confederate Statue Gets Toppled Right Outside Their Headquarters

June 20, 2020 11:55 AM ET President Donald Trump criticized Washington, D.C.’s police department and called for arrests after officers stood by as the District’s only outdoor confederate statue was torn down and defiled by protesters right outside their headquarters. And protesters just toppled the Albert Pike statue in DC pic.twitter.com/gEzJm0OYjd — Perry Stein (@PerryStein) […]

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Apr
2020

Stay-At-Home Orders And Public Health Emergency Extended To May 15 In Washington D.C., Mayor Muriel Bowser AnnouncesStay-At-Home Orders And Public Health Emergency Extended To May 15 In Washington D.C., Mayor Muriel Bowser Announces

April 15, 2020 12:07 PM ET Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced Wednesday that the stay-at-home order and public health emergency in Washington would be extended until at least May 15, numerous sources reported. DC Mayor Muriel Bowser announced that the health emergency in Washington will now extend until at least May 15 — K […]

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