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'Stop the pain,' a brother of George Floyd tells Congress

 

Last updated 6/10/2020 at 12:10pm



LISA MASCARO and ANDREW TAYLOR

Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — Philonise Floyd challenged Congress on Wednesday to "stop the pain" as lawmakers consider a sweeping law enforcement overhaul, so his brother George won't be just "another name" on a growing list of those killed during interactions with police.

Floyd's appearance before a House hearing came a day after funeral services for George Floyd, the 46-year-old Minnesota man whose death has become a worldwide symbol in demonstrations over calls for changes to police practices and an end to racial prejudices.

"I'm here today to ask y...



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