Trump spoke to George Floyd's family, addresses protests and violence | USA TODAY


At an event at the White House, President Trump is asked about demonstrations over George Floyd’s death, and his conversation with Floyd’s family.
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Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was arrested Friday, days after video circulated of him holding his knee to Floyd’s neck for at least eight minutes before Floyd died. Floyd’s family released a statement following the arrest, calling it a “welcome but overdue step on the road to justice.”

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