Capt. Ron Johnson gives rousing speech at Ferguson unity rally

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FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – The new leader of the policing effort in Ferguson, Missouri Highway Patrol Captain Ron Johnson, opened the unity rally at Greater Grace Church with a rousing speech.  It brought down the house.

He starts by talking to Michael Brown’s family.  He says, “I am sorry.  I wear this uniform and I should say that I am sorry.”

“This is my neighborhood.  You are my family, friends.  And I am you.  I will stand to protect you.  To protect your right to protest.  I came in here today and saw people cheering and clapping.  This is what the media needs to put on TV.”  said Captain Ron Johnson.

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