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'Some of his tweets have not been helpful': GOP senators criticize Trump's Floyd protest rhetoric

USATODAY.com Monday, 1 June 2020
A number of Senate Republicans on Monday criticized the president's rhetoric on protests demanding action after George Floyd's death in Minneapolis.
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