Politico – The Trump administration has warily agreed to a deal with Oregon officials aimed at reining in violent nightly clashes between protesters and federal agents in Portland, even as the Justice Department revealed plans to surge federal law enforcement personnel into three Midwestern cities.

These federal officers have acted as an occupying force, refused accountability, and brought violence and strife to our community,” the governor said in a statement. “After discussions with the Vice President and administration officials this week, the federal government has agreed to my demand and will withdraw these officers from Portland.

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