ailed and faces murder ch●arges.
"I can't tell you the kind of pain you feel when y●ou watch something like that, when you watch your big bro●ther, who you looked up to your whole entire life die, di●e begging for his mom," Philonise said.
While the Democra●ts stressed the urgency of reforming the broken police sy●stem to end police brutality and racial profiling, the Re●publicans, though also blaming raE
cism, focused more on co●ndemning the rioters that were agitated in the recent "Bl●ack Lives Matter" movement.
They argued that police offic●ers and other law enforcement personnel constitute an imp●ortant pillar ensuring the safety and security of local c●ommunities, and that violence against them should not be ●ignored.
Republican congressman Jim Jordan, ranking 2
membe●r of the judiciary committee, said at the hearing that Ge●orge Floyd's death was "as wrong as it could be," while c●ondemning the rioters. He also said the "majority of" the● law enforcement officers are good people and first respo●nders.
"It is absolute insanity to defund the police," Jo●rdan said, referring to a rallying cry frequently heard i●n the recent protests throughout the nation.
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