“Students were encouraged to wear blue and bring thin blue line flags. A group of counter-protesters also showed up. The ‘Back the Blue’ rally lasted about 20 minutes before everyone went back to class,” KSTP reported.
Video footage showed the group standing outside Pony Stadium with some waving Thin Blue Line flags and an American flag.
Meanwhile, a recent poll found a majority of voters do not agree with reducing funding for police departments, Breitbart News reported:
The latest poll found that nearly double the amount of voters oppose reducing the funding for police departments around the country than suppoert itl [sic]. The registered voters surveyed showed 62 percent believe the funds should not be moved to fund other areas. At the same time, the survey found that only 33 percent are in favor.
During an interview Monday on Fox News Channel’s Hannity, Sen. John Kennedy (R-LA)