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Schumer calls Portland crackdown ‘despicable’

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Schumer calls Portland crackdown ‘despicable’

Schumer calls Portland crackdown ‘despicable’

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer called the federal crackdown on on anti-racism protests in Portland, Oregon 'despicable' and said it would backfire on U.S. President Donald Trump.

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