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VP Calls Roger Fortson’s Mother Ahead of Her Address to the Air Force Academy

Jun. 13, 2024 – 16:31 – Vice President Kamala Harris placed a 20 minute call to Chantimekki Fortson, the mother of 23-year-old Roger Fortson killed by a sheriffs deputy earlier this month. According to Attorney Ben Crump who is representing the family, the Vice President offered words of sympathy and encouragement to the grieving mother of the deceased airman. One of the Vice President’s priorities is a focus on mental health for those traumatized by gun violence.

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VP Calls Roger Fortson's Mother Ahead of Her Address to the Air Force Academy

VP Calls Roger Fortson’s Mother Ahead of Her Address to the Air Force Academy

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Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley Speaks on The Donald Trump 34 Count Conviction

VP Calls Roger Fortson's Mother Ahead of Her Address to the Air Force Academy

VP Calls Roger Fortson’s Mother Ahead of Her Address to the Air Force Academy

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