Taking a look at what didn’t happen this week

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Taking a look at what didn’t happen this week

President George W. Bush signs legislation creating the Department of Homeland Security during a ceremony in 2002 at the White House in Washington. On Friday, The Associated Press reported on stories circulating online incorrectly asserting that former President Barack Obama signed the law authorizing federal agents to “snatch” protesters off the streets in Portland, Ore. The White House says 40 U.S Code 1315, under the Homeland Security Act of 2002, gives the Trump administration the authority to send armed federal agents to confront protesters in Portland. It was signed into law by President George W. Bush.

Taking a look at what didn’t happen this week

President George W. Bush signs legislation creating the Department of Homeland Security during a ceremony in 2002 at the White House in Washington. On Friday, The Associated Press reported on stories circulating online incorrectly asserting that former President Barack Obama signed the law authorizing federal agents to “snatch” protesters off the streets in Portland, Ore. The White House says 40 U.S Code 1315, under the Homeland Security Act of 2002, gives the Trump administration the authority to send armed federal agents to confront protesters in Portland. It was signed into law by President George W. Bush.
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