GOP Official Calls George Floyd Death ‘Staged Event’

A Republican official in Texas is calling the tragic death of George Floyd a ‘staged event.’

“In a since-deleted Facebook post from this week, Bexar County Chairwoman Cynthia Brehm asked for her friends’ thoughts on a theory that Floyd’s death was a “staged event,” apparently to gin up opposition to President Donald Trump. There is no evidence to support that claim; Floyd, a black Minnesota man, died last week after a white police officer kneeled on his neck for nearly nine minutes.” [READ MORE]