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Biden, Harris meet with Congressional Black Caucus about police reform

23 days ago   |   By WGN TV

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris joined the leaders of the Congressional Black Caucus to renew calls for systematic change, following the killing of Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old unarmed Black man shot and killed by Minneapolis police Sunday.
In a Tuesday Oval Office meeting, Biden and the Black Caucus discussed their shared legislative priorities.
"We've got a lot to talk about," Biden said. "It's about income, it's about being able to earn a living."
On the top of the agenda: police reform.
"We're in the business, all of us meeting today, to deliver some...
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Daunte Wright's killing is tragic proof police need massive reforms. But calls for "ending policing" are unpopular and counterproductive

Daunte Wright's killing is tragic proof police need massive reforms. But calls for "ending policing" are unpopular and counterproductive

23 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Daunte Wright's killing in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota was captured on video , essentially through the eyes of his killer.
Body cam footage shows the entire sequence between the moment the 20-year-old Black man stepped out of his car, until the moment he was fatally shot. It all takes place in about 30 seconds.
Recently-resigned police officer Kim Potter, who spent 26 years on the force and was her department's union president, killed Wright after apparently mistaking her gun for her Taser.
"I'll tase ya! I'll tase ya!" Potter cried as Wright flailed in the driver's...
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