More Than Half of Protesters Arrested in Portland Didn’t Vote: Report
A new report has revealed that 69 of the 112 people arrested in Portland, Oregon for protesting didn’t vote.
The Hill reports:
According to the records analyzed by KGW, 69 of the arrestees either were not registered to vote in Oregon or did not cast a ballot on Nov. 8.
Twenty-five of the demonstrators voted, the outlet reported.
KGW’s investigation into the voting records is ongoing.
Anti-Trump protesters have popped up in cities across the country since the billionaire’s surprise victory in the presidential election last week.
According to Oregon Live, 71 people were arrested after the protests in Portland turned violent on Saturday.
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