House Dems call for IG probe into federal officers deployed to Portland

House Dems call for IG probe into federal officers deployed to Portland
Portland federal courthouse on 3 July 2020 after Antifa mob attacks. Andy Ngo, YouTube

[Ed. – Of course they do.  We need a probe into the House Democrats.]

Multiple Democratic House committee chairs have called for an immediate watchdog investigation into the actions federal officers in Washington, DC, and Portland have taken in response to protests spurred by the death of George Floyd and police brutality.

Heads of the House Judiciary, Homeland Security and Oversight and Reform committees sent a letter Sunday to the inspectors general of the Department of Justice and Department of Homeland Security calling for the investigation.

“As we continue to stand with our fellow citizens protesting systemic racism and police brutality throughout the country, we are increasingly alarmed at the Trump Administration’s use of federal law enforcement to violate the civil rights of our constituents,” the letter states.

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