Sen. Tim Scott:  "We believe that the overwhelming number of officers in this nation are good people."

Supporting law enforcement and supporting communities of color are not mutually exclusive

Sen. Tim Scott: "We believe that the overwhelming number of officers in this nation are good people."

The Annie Frey Show
June 17, 2020 - 10:55 am
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@SenatorTimScott said, "Too often we're having a discussion in this nation of 'Are you supporting the law enforcement community, or are you supporting communities of color?' This is a false binary choice... the answer is 'I support America'"

Senator Scott, a South Carolina Republican, stood with congressional leaders to explain in detail what President Trump changed by executive order yesterday.  

The federal government "didn't have the data," according to Senator Scott, to make decisions regarding deescalation tactics, but that will now change.