GOP Governors Send Troopers to Democratic Cities

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Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens sent the Missouri Highway Patrol to St. Louis last month amid a surge in shootings and assaults there, part of a nationwide trend of rising violence in some large cities. The killings have rattled neighborhoods and embarrassed city officials, many of them Democrats. Governors, mostly Republicans, are sending in their troops to fight urban crime, reopening historical tensions, Want to read more? Please subscribe to The Crime Report!