Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman defends speed of charges against former Minneapolis officer: "We have never charged a case in that kind of timeframe, and we can only charge a case when we have sufficient admissible evidence."
Medical Examiner on Floyd: "The full report of the ME is pending but the ME has made the following preliminary findings. The autopsy revealed no physical findings that support a diagnosis of traumatic asphyxia or strangulation."
Trump elaborates on "shooting" tweet: "Looting leads to shooting, and that’s why a man was shot and killed in Minneapolis on Wednesday night - or look at what just happened in Louisville with 7 people shot"
Statement from President Trump's Attorney General regarding the death of George Floyd: "the Department of Justice, including the FBI, are conducting an independent investigation to determine whether any federal civil rights laws were violated…This process is proceeding quickly"
President Trump speaks on his social media executive order: "Social media companies that engage in censoring or any political conduct will not be able to keep their liability shield" under Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act.
Senator Hawley sends letter to Twitter CEO: "Please send a prompt response by June 15 identifying the sources on which Twitter relied to decide to editorialize regarding the President's political speech"
Pres. Trump on his coronavirus test today: "I tested very positively, in another sense, this morning. I tested positively toward negative, right? No, I tested perfectly this morning -- meaning I tested negative.”
DeSantis says any insinuation Florida doesn't have best data is typical partisan narrative: "You've got a lot of people in your profession who waxed poetically for weeks and weeks about how Florida was going to be just like NY."
Kellyanne Conway: "The Governor of Michigan should receive one of those absentee ballot applications because she's very busy auditioning for the next job as Biden's VP when she's denying so many Michiganders to go back to their own job."
Pelosi: "You're asking me about the appropriateness of the actions of this President of the United States?...He comes in with doggy-doo on his shoes and everybody who works with him has that on their shoes too."