It gives the impression the police officer has overreacted when they haven’t. If the police officer has a small body cam, then not only is the community reassured that’s someone not being treated unfairly, it protects that police officer from being accused of treating someone unfairly.
Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.), who is finally taking action against police militarization
And we’re not going to be debating all these gosh darn proposals. That’s all we do in the Senate is vote on things like raising the minimum wage
Encouraging the Right to work with the Left is not an option these days. The Right has decided saying “no” to everything is their best option. I agree collaboration is ideal, but when that option is not available, the nest step is to show how one side is not neglecting their duties.
Take your pick: immigration, income inequality, minimum wage, climate, student debt, Wall St reform, banking reform, repealing Citizens United, gutting the Voting Rights Act, GOP voter suppression, gun safety, and most obviously marriage equality. Conservatives are on the wrong side of history. So maybe after I listed TWELVE important issues of the day where Conservatives are doing their best to do nothing, you will understand why people attack their obstruction.