Rep. Maxine Waters let the GOP know she wouldn't be bullied, Chauvin's trial judge that she pays him no mind, and activists young and old that she stands with them.
"When NYC police officers cannot even take meals without coming under attack, it is clear that environment in which we work has deteriorated to a critical level. We cannot afford to let our guard down for even a moment," the union statement said.
One of the biggest obstacles of police reform are police unions, Oliver pointed out.
Despite the new measures, procedures for prosecuting police misconduct in Maryland will remain the same.
Regardless of the fact that it's been a recovery for the wheeler-dealers for a long time now, they've spent the Obama years sulking.
This is huge. Police and firefighter unions have been aligned with Republican candidates for a long time, and even the callous treatment of 9/11 workers wasn't enough to turn them against the Republicans. So this is very big news