police protests

Republicans rip Obama focus on gun control after Dallas

Ben Gass, Politico

Republicans laced into President Barack Obama's comments in the wake of the Dallas shootings of a dozen police officers that killed five in which he made reference to "powerful weapons" as an aggravating factor to the situation.

Conservatives Plan Pro-Police Rally in NC

Associated Press Staff

A pair of conservative activists in Asheville is planning a rally to show support for police officers. Former Buncombe Cty. Repub. Party Chairman Chad Nesbitt & former Asheville City Councilman Carl Mumpower say this week's rally is designed to counter recent protests in the city.