VA Republicans Want Release of Report on Cop Beating of @MarteseJohnson_

VA Republicans Want Release of Report on Cop Beating of @MarteseJohnson_

As Attorney General Mark Herring and Governor Terry McAuliffe remain silent on the report on the beating of University of Virginia student Martese Johnson, Republicans are asking for the report to be made public.

Just think, Herring wants to be Attorney General for another four years in Virginia without even bothering to chime in on whether the report on the beating of a Black UVA student be made public. Herring isn’t even talking much less taking action. Gov. McAuliffe is in office today because of Black voters.  Can you tell that from this Washington Post article?

Two Republican lawmakers on Wednesday called for a hearing to investigate why Gov. Terry McAuliffe and his administration will not release a report on the violent arrest of a black University of Virginia student by white state alcohol agents.

The March arrest of Martese Johnson by the enforcement arm of the Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control amplified a national debate over police treatment of minorities and revived scrutiny of the agency.  read here