George Floyd’s family urges Biden to pass laws to 'protect people of colour'

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George Floyd’s family urges Biden to pass laws to 'protect people of colour'

The family of George Floyd spoke to reporters after meeting Joe Biden and Kamala Harris on Tuesday to commemorate the anniversary of his murder. They addressed the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act, which they called for Congress to pass. Philonise Floyd said: ‘If you can make federal laws to protect the [national] bird, which is the bald eagle, you can make federal laws to protect people of colour’

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