Seattle will work to dismantle 'CHOP' zone, mayor says
Mayor Jenny Durkan said officials will work to amicably dismantle the protester-occupied zone.
Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan put forth a plan to send police back into CHOP zone following violence in the zone this weekend. #FoxNews Attorney General William Barr said at a news conference that he would work to ensure "racism plays no part in law enforcement" after the outrage over the death of George Floyd. Aired on 6/4/2020. "I don't think that the president or his administration's comments have been helpful -- in fact there's no question they have made the situation more volatile."
Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan spoke about President Trump's tweets on the CHOP zone on Wednesday. Small business owners in Seattle have taken action against the city for its failure to dismantle the police free autonomous zone sooner. One Americas Allysia Britton takes a look at that lawsuit.