FBI: Groups Also Discussed Kidnapping Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam
The FBI said the men discussed "taking out" Gov. Northam, along with Gov. Whitmer, because they were unhappy with coronavirus lockdown orders.
An FBI agent testified in Michigan federal court today that the group had discussed kidnapping Virginia Governor Ralph Northam. The men, furious over coronavirus lockdowns, are charged with plotting to kidnap Governor Gretchen Whitmer. Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said "there is no imminent danger to me or my family," after an FBI agent testified that members of anti-government paramilitary groups discussed kidnapping him. Gov. Ralph Northam (D-VA) reacts to a report in which a group plotted to kidnap him and Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. The militias allegedly discussed abducting Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam in addition to Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer.