Obama: ‘We Need to Reimagine Policing’ – DC Watchdog

Obama: ‘We Need to Reimagine Policing’

Happening Now: Following the police-involved shooting of Daunte Wright in a community outside of Minneapolis, Minnesota, former President Barack Obama has decided the country needs to hear his thoughts on policing and police reform.

Just moments ago, Obama issued the statement we’ve republished below.

Please read Obama’s statement below and send your thoughts and comments to us by emailing [email protected] Do you think it’s important to hear from former presidents during times of national crisis and/or strife? Or, do you believe former presidents should remain silent once they are out of office?