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'Nope'! Minnesota governor requests Trump approve federal funds to fix all the riot damage (and people have thoughts)

Added 07-04-20 12:30:12pm EST - “"I don't want to pay for his incompetence."” - Twitchy.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Twitchy.com: “'Nope'! Minnesota governor requests Trump approve federal funds to fix all the riot damage (and people have thoughts)”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

The complete absence of competent state and local leadership from the outset of the rioting in Minneapolis was nothing short of stunning (and it was followed up by the City Council voting to disband the police department). But on top of all that, the governor of Minnesota wants everybody else to pay for it:

NEWS: Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz has asked President Donald Trump for a federal disaster declaration to deal with damage from the late May rioting in Minneapolis and St. Paul. pic.twitter.com/Owc2iqsC9Y

Damage to public infrastructure, including debris removal and damage to public buildings and equipment totals $15.6 million, Walz says.

More than 1,500 businesses were damaged by vandalism, looting or fires, causing at least $500 million in damage.

Federal charges have been filed against 10 people for rioting and arson, Walz wrote to Trump in his request.

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