Thursday, August 17, 2017
McLean GOP Leader's Trump Facebook Comments
The head of the McLean County Republican Party is responding to critics after posting facebook comments supporting President Trump's statement about the violence in Virginia. McLean County Republican Party Chairman Chuck Erickson called the president's words common sense remarks, on facebook earlier this week. Erickson now says violence on both sides is bad, but he says their speech is protected under the first amendment.Erickson says that violence from either side is unacceptable. He says governments must respond as they have in the past with law enforcement, military and due process to stop illegal acts.