700-pound George Floyd statue unveiled in New Jersey

NEWARK, N.J. (PIX11) — New Jersey’s most populous city paid tribute to George Floyd on Wednesday, unveiling a 700-pound bronze statue in his honor outside Newark’s City Hall. Scott declares George Floyd Remembrance Day in Vermont Mayor Ras Baraka, along with other dignitaries, were on hand for a ceremony where the artwork was presented. “Hopefully, … Read more

George Floyd family meets with Biden as Congress mulls police bill

WASHINGTON (NewsNation Now) — The anniversary of George Floyd’s death was supposed to be a milestone moment, a time to mark passage of legislation to “root out systemic racism” in the criminal justice system, in the words of President Joe Biden. Instead, Floyd’s family visited Washington on Tuesday to mourn with Biden and prod Congress … Read more