(CBS Detroit) – White House adviser, Dr. Scott Atlas, pushed back against Michigan restrictions, saying “Michiganders should rise up to stop them.”
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— Scott W. Atlas (@ScottWAtlas) November 15, 2020
Dr. Atlas, who is on the coronavirus task force tweeted his response to Governor Whitmer after her Sunday Night press conference with the hashtag #FreedomMatters and #StepUp.READ MORE: Detroit Bus Drivers Receives First Raise In Three Years
Just to clarify the obvious.
US pandemic policy is:
Federally supported (massive resources, OWS, personnel, beds, logistics);
State managed; &
Want more mandates & lockdown? Contact your governor. That's state controlled. Not federal. Period.#Federalism
— Scott W. Atlas (@ScottWAtlas) November 16, 2020
Many pointed out this could be seen as a call to violence, but atlas did later clarify he wasn’t talking about violence, and he would never endorse or incite violence.MORE NEWS: Michigan Senator, Gary Peters, Expects $1.9T Coronavirus Package Approved By The Weekend
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