After almost a week in expressing strong support over Major League Baseball’s decision to move its All-Star Game out of Atlanta in response to the state’s new voting laws, President Biden sought to cast the blame now on Georgia for causing corporations to make such difficult decisions in boycotting “these new Jim Crow laws.”
Rubio Challenge MLB Commissioner To Give Up Augusta Membership After Moving All-Star Game From Georgia
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) penned a letter to MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred Monday questioning if he would “end its engagement” with countries that do not hold democratic elections in the wake of the league’s decision to move the 2021 All-Star Game from Atlanta over Georgia’s new GOP-led voting law.
Biden ‘Strongly Supports’ Moving MLB All-Star Game Out Of Atlanta Over Voting Law
President Biden told ESPN in an interview that he “strongly supports” Major League Baseball possibly decision to move the 2021 All-Star Game out of Georgia in response to the state’s new voting integrity reform — which the Democrat claims the newly-signed law is “Jim Crow on steroids.”
Trump To Throw First Pitch At Yankee Stadium Next Month
President Trump on Thursday announced that he will throw the ceremonial first pitch at Yankee Stadium on August 15.