During the first presidential debate, President Donald Trump falsely claimed that the sheriff in Oregon endorsed him.
President Donald Trump shared a Tweet that called for leaving “Democrat cities” to “rot.”
Federal officers will be leaving Portland, Oregon, after weeks of violent clashes with anti-racism protesters.
Demonstrations have happened in Oregon’s largest city nightly for two months since George Floyd was killed in Minneapolis in May.
“These are the actions of an authoritarian regime, not a democratic republic."
The Trump administration is planning to send more militarized federal officers into U.S. cities.
Sen. Ron Wyden is demanding to know what constitutional authority the Department of Homeland Security has to snatch protesters off the streets.
The shakeup came as police have been sharply criticized for using inappropriate force against some protesters.
A strip club in Oregon turned its business into a food pick-up and delivery service so that exotic dancers can still put on a show during the coronavirus pandemic.
"Look at Trump's Twitter ... he's watching antifa. That's all we wanted," boasts former Infowars staffer and protest organizer Joe Biggs.