"Are there bad players? Of course," said Tea Party Patriots co-founder Jenny Beth Martin. "But don't lie about the police. Don't smear them as racist. Don't dismiss that they have to put their lives on the line every single day with lowlifes who harass and threaten them."
"America is not meant to be shut down," she told the president. "Reopening our schools ... is the No. 1 most important thing we can do to stabilize our society from top to bottom."