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Republican Sen. Mitt Romney joins George Floyd protest near White House: 'We need to stand up and say that black lives matter'

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Republican Sen. Mitt Romney joined a group of about 1,000 Christians who marched near the White House on Sunday. He tweeted "Black Lives Matter."
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Mitt Romney Marches in Washington D.C. Protest On Sunday, Republican Senator Mitt Romney joined a group of protestors marching through Washington D.C. The evangelical group of 1,000-1,500 people were marching in protest of the recent murder of George Floyd. According to one of Romney’s aides,...

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