White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany said on Monday that she was “horrified” by President Trump’s strike against the police by beating New York Mayor Bill de Blasio and the Republic of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for support.
“The president was horrified by the defeat of the police movement,” McEnany said in a White House press briefing. Said.
Trump tweeted on Monday and said,LAW AND ORDERAnd as the momentum between Democrats increases to eliminate or remove police departments, it opposes police dissolution.
“Having congress women who want to draw attention to the police, Rashida Tlaib, especially Biden advisor AOC, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a former Clinton and Eric Holder spokesman Brian Fallon, is extraordinary looking to defeat the police in this country. Said McEnany.
“LA mayor wants to defeat the police, get money from the police. Mayor of Blasio, New York Mayor, wants to get the money away from the police. This means cutting the police, which means reducing the police departments, which means eliminating them if they don’t completely eliminate the police departments. No, he disagrees, and the rest of America disagrees. ”
De Blasio said on Sunday that he supports the reduction of NYPD funds. “We will move funds from the NYPD to youth initiatives and social services,” said the mayor.
AOC tweeted It was “unethical” to provide the NYPD with more funding than various social services.
In a Friday TV interview, Said AOC “It actively advocates” to reduce our NYPD budget and distribute a $ 6 billion NYPD budget, which costs us the books that our children have and the investment we need. [the New York City Housing Authority] and mass housing. “
After McEnany’s words, the 30-year-old socialist tweeted: “@PressSec wouldn’t be the first to make a mistake because it had a lower position or title than a woman, but Kayleigh – if you didn’t pick a newspaper in two years, I’m a Congressman.”
majority Minneapolis city council pledged to lift local power over the weekend. In DC, DC Mayor Muriel Bowser, proposing to increase police support, was angry while painting the “Black Life Issue” on a street outside the White House. “Defend the Police”He added.
At the White House press conference, McEnany presented the Black Lives Matter DC episode. police defense advocates.
“I would only buy Black Lives Matter DC in his own words. And Black Lives Matter DC said Black Lives Matter meant defeating the police. Of course, if the movement means that, the chairman is against opposing the police. All black lives, [retired St Louis police captain] David Dorn, who died in the past week and a half, [Federal Protective Service officer] Patrick Underwood, who also lost his life. This week all black lives are important. However, in terms of the Black Survive movement, they define themselves as ‘defend the police’, which is something the president opposes. ”
McEnany also described the Democratic Party as motion-stained, but possible Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden and Parliament Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) Stepped away from police defense efforts Monday.
“When you think the left is going too far and probably can’t go further – we all remember the defund ICE movement, they want to finance Migration and Customs Enforcement – and now they want to fund the police. This is extraordinary. This brings back protective layers that protect Americans in their homes and businesses. He was horrified by it, and it’s remarkable to hear that it came from today’s Democratic Party, ”McEnany said.