As Congress appears to be dragging its feet on police reform, President Trump accelerated the process with his own executive order.
The order directs federal agencies to implement major new reforms. It will increase training for cops and bring significant accountability to police with histories of abuse.
In typical fashion, Democrats Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer were quick to attack Trump’s action. But CNN’s Van Jones applauded the order, in a rare show of support:
CNN’s Van Jones called President Trump’s executive order on police reform “a good thing” and a “a step in the right direction” following a White House signing ceremony on Tuesday. Read more…