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Milwaukee County Executive David Crowley Urges Community Members to Remain Peaceful While Exercising Their Rights


By - May 30th, 2020 02:37 pm

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee County Executive David Crowley today released a statement in response to Gov. Evers calling the Wisconsin National Guard in anticipation of continued protests in the police custody death of George Floyd of Minneapolis:

“I encourage the community to express their first amendment rights around the injustice at hand. I see you,” said Milwaukee County Executive David Crowley. “Everyone deserves to be heard, and everyone deserves to be safe. I support our local law enforcement officials’ request to Governor Evers to use the resources available to them during this time. I am also calling on everyone to remain peaceful tonight.”

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