October 1, 2022

US Lawmakers Fail to Pass Police Reform by Floyd First Anniversary | Voice of America

On the first anniversary of the death of Minneapolis man George Floyd in police custody that sparked worldwide protests, U.S. lawmakers have failed to pass comprehensive police reform legislation. VOA’s congressional correspondent Katherine Gypson has more from Capitol Hill.

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