BLM attacks Booker for defund the police vote, says 'NO ONE' in Senate had their back

Tell the House to Remove the Senate’s Anti-Black Amendment to the Budget Resolution,” the group tweeted Friday. “They vote on this next week!”

In a prior tweet, they labeled the measure auniversal attempt to silence the demands from the streets.

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Passed in the Senate last week, the GOP-backed amendment was geared toward withholding funding from localities that engage in defunding efforts. Multiple outlets covered Democratssupport as a way to avoid a fight with Republicans.

它的. 科里·布克, D-N.J。, said at the time that the amendment was agift.Referring to its sponsor, 它的. 汤米·特伯维尔, R-丙氨酸。, 布克 说过: “This senator has given the gift that finally once and for all we can put to bed this scurrilous accusation that somebody in this great, esteemed body would want to defund the police.

He reportedly told colleaguesnot to walk but sashayto support the amendment.

That statement was apparently a step too far for BLM, 然而, as they lamented thatNO ONEin the Senate had their back.

Make no mistake,” 小组发推文, “this is a universal attempt to silence the demands from the streets. This is an attempt to put our movement ‘in check.’ No one, we repeat NO ONE, had the back of our revolutionary movement in the Senate.

In a follow-up tweet, 他们补充说: “事实上, 1 的 2 Black Democratic Senators — Cory Booker — said in a speech tonight that he thinks this amendment is ‘a gift’ that would let Democrats ‘put to bed this scurrilous accusation that somebody in this great esteemed body would want to defund the police.’

Booker’s office did not immediately respond to Fox News’ 征求意见.

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