Thousands of supporters of President Donald Trump who believe voting irregularities could prevent his second term gather in Washington, DC, at noon Saturday at Freedom Plaza for a #StoptheSteal campaign rally, and Mayor Muriel Bowser isn’t exactly deploying the welcome mat.
Fox News reported Bowser’s response to the event:
DC Mayor Muriel Bowser said Tuesday her team was monitoring reports of a group of people from different southern states planning to visit DC this weekend. Nonetheless, the Democratic mayor, a staunch critic of President Trump, told a press conference that her office still recommends that companies remove plywood coverings from their windows originally put in place in anticipation of election unrest this week. last if Joe Biden was not. declared the winner.
“We continue to monitor these activities and prepare for these activities,” Bowser said, according to WUSA. “Our police chief will take a similar posture this weekend as he did last week and we will be there to support the peaceful exercise of the First Amendment protests.”
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Ironically, Bowser visited one of 48 states which she announced on Monday would require people from those states to the district to be tested before traveling and three days after arrival.
Bowser visited Delaware last weekend after some media reported that former Vice President Joe Biden won the presidential race, the New York Post reported:
Washington, DC, Mayor Muriel Bowser traveled to Delaware to congratulate President-elect Joe Biden on his victory, then quickly defended her escapade to a state she identified as high risk in the midst of “necessary”. the coronavirus pandemic.
“I do a lot of things to advance the interests of the District of Columbia, and some of them are formal, and some of them are informal, but all of them are necessary,” Bowser told reporters on Tuesday, NBC reported. Washington.
The Democratic mayor said her trip to Wilmington on Saturday was an official government matter and exempt from DC’s travel advisory which lists Delaware as a high-risk state amid the pandemic.
The rally, meanwhile, is a grassroots event where a coalition of Trump supporters have decided they need to fight what is happening with the vote in some states.
#WYNK MORNING – Social media overturn Tories; @molmccann updates electoral legal battles; Mongolian interference? #WYNDo: SATURDAY RALLY@EagleEdMartin #Periscope #ProAmericaReport https://t.co/lDyLXMJuph
– Ed Martin #StopTheSteal (@EagleEdMartin) November 13, 2020
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