Category: Mayor

LA mayor takes on new roles amid unrest, cuts police funds – Breitbart
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LA mayor takes on new roles amid unrest, cuts police funds – Breitbart

The police union in Los Angeles is ridiculing Mayor Eric Garcetti for referring to “killers” in comments about a proposed change in city and police spending following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis Police union calls LA mayor ‘unstable,’ faults budget cutsBy MICHAEL R. BLOODAP Political WriterThe Associated PressLOS ANGELES LOS ANGELES (AP) —…

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West Palm Beach Mayor Bans Guns, Ammo Sales in Response to Rioters
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West Palm Beach Mayor Bans Guns, Ammo Sales in Response to Rioters

West Palm Beach Florida Mayor Keith James declared a 72-hour State of Local Emergency on May 31, 2020, in response to riotous protests and the declaration includes a ban on gun and ammunition sales throughout the city. The declaration is published online begins by positing there “has been an act of violence or a flagrant and…

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Minneapolis Mayor to Rioters: Practice Social Distancing, Wear Masks
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Minneapolis Mayor to Rioters: Practice Social Distancing, Wear Masks

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey (D) requested on Thursday that “protesters” in the City of Lakes practice social distancing and wear masks to reduce coronavirus transmission. The municipal government claimed to provide hundreds of masks to the public for this purpose. Frey’s comments came during ongoing protests and riots in Minneapolis following the death of George…

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Rome Mayor Uses Drone to Hunt Down, Fine Jogger During Lockdown
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Rome Mayor Uses Drone to Hunt Down, Fine Jogger During Lockdown

ROME — Rome mayor Virginia Raggi boasted on social media this week that she used a drone to track down and eventually fine a jogger who violated the coronavirus lockdown. On Easter Monday in Rome, local police carried out more than 14,000 checks and issued 162 sanctions, Ms. Raggi has tweeted, adding that a runner on…

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L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti Criticizes ‘Premature Optimism,’ ‘False Hope’ on Coronavirus
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L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti Criticizes ‘Premature Optimism,’ ‘False Hope’ on Coronavirus

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti painted a bleak picture of the fight against coronavirus on Wednesday, saying that people should not have “premature optimism” or “false hope,” and that the city would be shut down for two months. In an interview with Business Insider, the second-term mayor sounded a fatalistic note: In an interview with…

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Ex-Labour Mayor of London Blames Corbyn’s Loss on ‘Jewish Vote’
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Ex-Labour Mayor of London Blames Corbyn’s Loss on ‘Jewish Vote’

The former Labour Party mayor of London, Ken Livingstone, said that Boris Johnson’s predicted landslide victory spells “the end” for Jeremy Corbyn, blaming the loss on the “Jewish vote”. In the latest antisemitic outburst from the far-left ex-Mayor of London, Ken Livingstone blamed the loss of his “close ally” Jeremy Corbyn on the 70-year-old socialist’s…

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