The Washington Post cites Public Citizen’s protest of President Trump’s acquittal

By Brittany Shammas

“A coalition of groups, including Public Citizen, the Women’s March, Greenpeace and the Sierra Club, has announced plans to hold rallies on Capitol Hill and across the nation on Wednesday to denounce Trump’s expected acquittal.

Public Citizen, a left-leaning watchdog group, said in a Monday news release that more than 160 ‘Reject the Cover-up’ protests are being planned for Wednesday evening, when the Senate is expected to vote. The protests are aimed at holding Trump and Republican lawmakers ‘accountable for betraying the American people and the Constitution,’ according to Public Citizen.

‘Protestors will send a clear message: Any acquittal made after blocking key evidence is not an exoneration — it’s a cover-up,’ the group said.”

 

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