Pres Obama to Spend His Afternoon Focusing on Ferguson

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FergusonFrom Business Insider:

President Barack Obama is spending a good portion of his afternoon on Monday dealing with the ongoing fallout of the protests in Ferguson, Missouri.

At noon, Obama is set to gather with Vice President Joe Biden and cabinet officials “to discuss federal programs and funding that provide equipment to state and local law enforcement agencies,” according to the White House. Afterwards, the president is set to hold meetings with civil rights activists and elected officials including Rev. Al Sharpton and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D).

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