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The National Guard was activated Sunday, but Mayor Tom Barrett said they wouldn’t be deployed unless police deemed that they were needed. “I’m hopeful that that will not be necessary,” Barrett said. “But if it is necessary, we will do so.” (Via nbcnews
“Later, Pres Obama seen hitting his ball out of a sand trap – then using a rake to erase his visit.”
Instead, Obama went golfing Sunday on Martha’s Vineyard where he is taking his annual two-week summer vacation. The traveling White House issued a statement that Obama had been briefed on the riot by senior adviser Valerie Jarrett who was in contact with officials in Milwaukee on behalf of the president–but no statement calling for peace was included in the White House announcement.
Pres Obama at the wheel of his golf cart today at Farm Neck Golf Club on MV pic.twitter.com/senq9GbjQd
— Mark Knoller (@markknoller) August 14, 2016
Video posted by ABC News shows the obsequious press laughingly engaging Obama about his golf game but not one reporter is heard shouting a question about yet another American city in flames over anti-police riots by Black Lives Matter protesters, even though Obama has welcomed leaders of the movement to the White House and is heavily involved in anti-police politics through his words and government policies. (Via thegatewaypundit
— Jessica Arp (@news3jessica) August 14, 2016
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