Oregon's Democratic Governor Surges Police to Quell Portland Mayhem
September 2, 2020
By Stephen Dinan - The Washington Times -
Oregon Gov. Kate Brown announced plans Sunday to surge police into Portland — including FBI agents — to get a handle on violence that has continued nightly over the last few months.
Ms. Brown, a Democrat, blamed the violence on right-wing groups she said were “looking for a fight,” though the vast majority of mayhem since late May has been Antifa or Black Lives Matter protesters who have engaged in near-nightly clashes with police.
She acknowledged those clashes have stretched the Portland Police Bureau to its limits and it needs assistance....