Trump addresses nation: As we speak, I am dispatching thousands and thousands of heavily armed soldiers, military personnel, and law enforcement officers to stop the rioting, looting, vandalism, assaults, and the wanton destruction of property
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.