A congressmen out of California took to the home ground this week and mentioned that if the Black Lives Matter, and Antifa riots had been stopped, the protests on the capitol wouldn’t have occurred.
Republican Congressman Tom McClintock took goal on the summer season riots saying Antifa and BLM members ought to have been prosecuted with the identical veracity as is now getting used on the individuals who took half within the capitol protest, including that in the event that they had been prosecuted, none of this could be occurring.
The Congressman additionally defended President Trump saying that the President’s speech final week, didn’t incite the violence.
“He (President Trump) specifically told the crowd to protest peacefully and patriotically…and the vast majority of them did, but every movement has a lunatic fringe,” said the congressman. “Suppressing free speech is not the answer. Holding rioters accountable for their actions is the answer and we are.”