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New details emerge about plot to kidnap Michigan governor

CBS News Friday, 9 October 2020 ()
There are new details emerging about the alleged plot to kidnap and possibly kill Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer. Jeff Pegues reports.
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The FBI announced it has derailed a militia group’s plot to kidnap and assassinate Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer. Veuer’s TC Newman has more.

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