Verdict reached in Chauvin trial – follow live updates hereBiden says of Chauvin case: ‘I think it’s overwhelming, in my view’Sequestered jury in Minneapolis began deliberations on MondayNational guard to assist Washington police in event of protests 9.28pm BST House speaker Nancy Pelosi and majority leader Steny Hoyer are closely monitoring the vote to table the censure resolution against congresswoman Maxine Waters.From a Punchbowl News reporter:/3 @SpeakerPelosi & @LeaderHoyer are standing by the chamber doors greeting members as they come in. Very closely monitoring this vote 9.24pm BST Scheduling update: due to the imminent announcement of the verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial, Joe Biden will not be delivering his planned speech on infrastructure this afternoon.“Because of the announcement that a verdict will soon be announced in the Chauvin trial, the President’s remarks on the American Jobs Plan after his virtual tour of Proterra have been rescheduled,” the White House said in a statement provided to the press pool. Continue reading…
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Author : Joan E Greve
Publish date : 2021-04-20 20:28:41
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