Sunday shows - Powell 'can not in any way support' Trump, will vote for Biden

Retired Gen. Colin PowellColin Luther PowellAnything-but-bipartisan 1/6 commission will seal Pelosi's retirement. Here's why Biden to nominate Jane Hartley as UK ambassador: report Donald Rumsfeld: Anti-nation-builder MORE, who served as secretary of State under former President George W. Bush, said on CNN's "State of the Union" that he will be voting for presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe BidenJoe BidenTrump endorses Ken Paxton over George P. Bush in Texas attorney general race GOP lawmakers request Cuba meeting with Biden For families, sending money home to Cuba shouldn't be a political football MORE in November.

“I certainly cannot in any way support President TrumpDonald TrumpCuban embassy in Paris attacked by gasoline bombs Trump Jr. inches past DeSantis as most popular GOP figure in new poll: Axios Trump endorses Ken Paxton over George P. Bush in Texas attorney general race MORE this year,” Powell said. 

Other guests on the Sunday political talk shows discussed largely peaceful protests in the past few days over the death of George Floyd while in police custody in Minneapolis.

The question of whether there is systemic racism in policing was also addressed.

Read The Hill's complete coverage below.

Powell 'cannot in any way support' Trump, will vote for Biden
By REBECCA KLAR 
 
Retired Gen. Colin Powell, the former secretary of State under former President George W. Bush, said Sunday he will be voting for presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden.
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Poll: 80 percent of voters say things are 'out of control' in US
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An overwhelming majority of American voters say in a new poll that things are currently "out of control" as the nation grapples with the coronavirus pandemic and widespread protests in response to the police-involved death of George Floyd.
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DC mayor: Federal response, Trump's rhetoric led more peaceful protesters to turn out
By JUSTINE COLEMAN
 
Washington, D.C., Mayor Muriel Bowser said President Trump's rhetoric and the federal response to protests sparked by George Floyd's death led more peaceful protesters to turn out over the weekend.
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Acting DHS head: Protests largely peaceful due to federal law enforcement presence
By ZACK BUDRYK
 
Acting Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Chad WolfChad WolfCongress needs to reform the Vacancies Act to keep the business of government on stable footing Trump, on trip with GOP, slams 'sick' state of US-Mexico border Texas Democrats representing border districts slam Trump visit MORE defended the Trump administration's response to protests over the death of George Floyd, saying on “Fox News Sunday” that demonstrations have been overwhelmingly peaceful over the past several days because of the presence of federal law enforcement.
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Barr: 'Everyone agreed use of regular troops is a last resort'
By ZACK BUDRYK
 
Attorney General William BarrBill BarrWant to evaluate Donald Trump's judgment? Listen to Donald Trump Trump: Washington/Lincoln ticket would have had hard time beating me before pandemic Trump says Barr 'never' told him he thought he'd lose election MORE said Sunday on CBS's "Face the Nation" that “everyone” in the Trump administration agreed that active-duty military personnel should only be deployed in response to demonstrations over the death of George Floyd “as a last resort.”
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Ex-Joint Chiefs chair: Deploying military domestically would negatively affect relationship with American people
By JUSTINE COLEMAN
 
Former Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Martin Dempsey said Sunday that deploying the military domestically to respond to the protests sparked by George Floyd’s death would negatively affect its relationship with the American people.
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Wolf: Law enforcement does not have 'systemic racism problem,' some officers 'abuse their jobs'
By JUSTINE COLEMAN
 
Acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf said Sunday that he doesn’t think there is a “systemic racism problem” among law enforcement across the U.S. after an unarmed black man, George Floyd, died after a white police officer knelt on his neck during an arrest.
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Demings fires back at acting DHS secretary: 'Systemic racism is always the ghost in the room'
By JUSTINE COLEMAN
 
Rep. Val DemingsValdez (Val) Venita DemingsThe Hill's Morning Report - Surging COVID-19 infections loom over US, Olympics Six takeaways: What the FEC reports tell us about the midterm elections Cuba, Haiti pose major challenges for Florida Democrats MORE (D-Fla.) said Sunday that “systemic racism is always the ghost in the room” after acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf’s said that he doesn’t think there is a “systemic racism problem” in law enforcement.
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Carson says issues over systemic racism are 'very uncommon now'
By REBECCA KLAR
 
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben CarsonBen CarsonGovernment indoctrination, whether 'critical' or 'patriotic,' is wrong Noem takes pledge to restore 'patriotic education' in schools Watchdog blames Puerto Rico hurricane relief delays on Trump-era bureaucracy MORE said Sunday issues over systemic racism are “very uncommon now,” while acknowledging the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody as a “blatant and callous murder.” 
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Congressional Black Caucus chair sees 'a lot of' House GOP interest in police reform bill
By REBECCA KLAR
 
Congressional Black Caucus Chair Karen BassKaren Ruth BassScott: 'There is hope' for police reform bill Biden: Republicans who say Democrats want to defund the police are lying Omar leads lawmakers in calling for US envoy to combat Islamophobia MORE (D-Calif.) said Sunday there is “a lot of support” among House Republicans for a police reform bill she will be introducing this week. 
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Booker says he sees 'sentiment and the substance' behind 'Defund the Police' phrase but 'it's not a slogan I will use'
By JUSTINE COLEMAN
 
Sen. Cory BookerCory BookerSenate Democrats press administration on human rights abuses in Philippines Juan Williams: Biden's child tax credit is a game-changer Congress can make progress on fighting emissions with Zero Food Waste Act MORE (D-N.J.) said Sunday that he sees the “sentiment and the substance” behind the “Defund the Police” rallying cry but added, “it’s not a slogan I will use.”
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Economic adviser on positive news: 'The worst thing we can do right now is relax'
By ZACK BUDRYK
 
Mohamed El-Erian, the chief economic adviser at Allianz, said Sunday that the federal government should not be complacent after unexpected positive economic news.
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