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    Michigan Governor Blames Trump for Botched Kidnapping, Shifts Presser to COVID-19
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    Gov. Whitmer said Trump's instruction to 'stand back and stand by' was what motivated the kidnappers. Then she talked about COVID-19.

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    Michigan’s Governor blames President Donald Trump for the botched kidnapping and shifted the news conference to focus in on COVID-19, Your Content has learned.

    The move came during a press conference Thursday where Gov. Gretchen Whitmer was slated to discuss the kidnapping.

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    After a brief minute, she insisted President Trump’s message to ‘stand back and stand by’ was what motivated the group to plan the snatching.

    From there, she discussed the dangers of COVID-19.

    As Your Content readers know, federal agents nabbed at-least six people who plotted to kidnap Gov. Whitmer Thursday morning.

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