Texas' GOP Governor Strikes Very Different Tone Than Trump, Demands Equality And Fairness

  • 📰 Forbes
  • ⏱ Reading Time:
  • 16 sec. here
  • 2 min. at publisher
  • 📊 Quality Score:
  • News: 10%
  • Publisher: 53%

United States Headlines News

United States Latest News,United States Headlines

The address from Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, which acknowledged the need to change systemic injustices, was in stark contrast to President Donald Trump’s speech on Monday

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, the Republican head of government in the nation’s second-largest state, took an entirely different tone Tuesday addressing the protests following George Floyd’s death than what was heard from President Donald Trump Monday, with Abbott calling for calm but also saying, “Our work will not end until justice, fairness and equality become a reality.”Texas businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic at a press conference at the Texas State Capitol on May 18, 2020 in Austin, Texas.

Abbott said the state has deployed over 1,000 officers from the Department of Public Safety into the Dallas-Ft. Worth area alone, as well as the Texas National Guard, and is working with the four U.S. Attorneys in Texas to prosecute rioters, many of which he said are coming from other states.

 

Thank you for your comment. Your comment will be published after being reviewed.
Please try again later.

Oh boy now you know who's not going to move his convention to Texas yay can't wait for Texas to turn blue!

That is not the way it was presented at all. Stop your bias slant Forbes.

The injustice is that African Americans, instead of working, persist thanks to food cupons. GovAbbott

Follow me 🔥

Against your people vs. With and for the people.

We have summarized this news so that you can read it quickly. If you are interested in the news, you can read the full text here. Read more:

 /  🏆 394. in US

United States Latest News, United States Headlines

Similar News:You can also read news stories similar to this one that we have collected from other news sources.

Texas' GOP Governor Strikes Very Different Tone Than Trump, Demands Equality And FairnessThe address from Gov. Greg Abbott, which acknowledged the need to change systemic injustices, was in stark contrast to President Donald Trump’s speech Monday. Systematic injustice will always be there, because America is a capitalist country. Money will control everything. He won’t do a damn thing about it. He’s a professional politician. He knows how to play the long game. This is the worst kind of politician.
Source: Forbes - 🏆 394. / 53 Read more »

N.C. governor rejects Trump demands as standoff over full-scale GOP convention escalatesNorth Carolina Gov. Cooper said Tuesday that he would not provide President Trump and the RNC with a 'guarantee' that the party could hold a full-scale convention in Charlotte this summer, citing public health concerns amid the pandemic. Thank you NC_Governor FLORIDA HERE WE COME!!! 🇺🇸💪👍 Oh but roits are just fine!! Right!!!
Source: NBCNews - 🏆 10. / 86 Read more »

George Floyd memorial services, funeral to be held in Minnesota, North Carolina and TexasMemorial and funeral services will be held for George Floyd in three states in the next week after his death sparked protests across the country. Get all white religious figures of ALL Christian faiths to kneel at frontline in unison for 9 minutes in silence across nation at peaceful protests. Optional: placards denouncing Trump and his actions held up by key Christian leaders. Get this visual on tv and loop it. ❤️ Wish they were today. Wish every channel broadcast them all day and the message I heard his brother give was heard loud and clear
Source: USATODAY - 🏆 100. / 63 Read more »

Cooper says GOP must plan for ‘scaled-down’ convention, can’t guarantee full arenaIn his latest letter, North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper says NC is “happy to continue talking with you about what a scaled-down convention would look like.” Every rep. should see this! these are peaceful protesters!! One is old man being pushed & one a child having rubber bullet gun' being pointed at them.. blkprgsv20 Look out he will call in the national guard to shut down the North Carolina government and hold his convention anyway get ready for the tear gas North Carolina.TRUMPGATE
Source: YahooNews - 🏆 380. / 59 Read more »

Pompeo Declines to Enter Kansas Senate Race, Setting Up Heated GOP PrimaryThe speculation over whether Mike Pompeo would run for Senate in Kansas this year ended Monday when the state’s filing deadline for candidates officially passed, and the secretary of state didn’t file. Pompeous Maximus is a pompous gasbag who deserves to be unemployed on Jan 20th. He hasn't spent all that taxpayer money on fancy dinners sucking up to the rich and powerful to just get another government job... He's running for president in 2024 after Trump blows up.
Source: WSJ - 🏆 98. / 63 Read more »