ABC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 08, 2020
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(Washington: Pierre Thomas) The FBI's foiling of a militia plot to kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer reviewed; details given of the plan & why they plotted to overthrow the government. [WHITMER - says 13 members of two militia groups have been charged with plotting to kidnap me; states President Trump refused to condemn militia groups.] [Former DHS counterterrorism coordinator John COHEN@- calls this a dangerous group.] [US attorney Matther SCHNEIDER@- says political disagreements should not turn to violence.] [In Sept. 29 debate, TRUMP - tells the proud boys to stand back & stand by.] The FBI warning of threats from radicals discussed.
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