Pelosi accuses Senate Republicans of trying to get away with ‘the murder of George Floyd’

Pelosi accuses Senate Republicans of trying to get away with ‘the murder of George Floyd’
Chuck Schumer, Nancy Pelosi (Image via Twitter)

[Ed. – Her partner in crime, Chuck Schumer, sees nothing wrong with what she said.]

This is a really disgusting statement by Pelosi but to fully appreciate how bad it is, you have to know the context. Republicans and Democrats have each been working on policing reform bills. Pelosi is working on the Democratic bill in the House and Sen. Tim Scott is leading the Republican effort in the Senate. …

There are significant differences in the two bills, most notably the Democratic bill would do away with qualified immunity for police officers and the Republican bill would not. So it’s fair to say there are major issues on which the parties disagree that are reflected in the approaches to police reform legislation. Those issues could be argued about among reasonable adults. Or, Nancy Pelosi could go on CBS radio and claim that a black Republican Senator is trying to get away with the murder of George Floyd. …

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