Former FBI special agent on the foiled plot to kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer

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Former FBI special agent Frank Montoya Jr. joins CBSN to share insight into the FBI's efforts to thwart a violent plot to overthrow Michigan's government and kidnap, even potentially kill, Governor Gretchen Whitmer.
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Former FBI agent gives insight into plot to kidnap Michigan governor
Federal authorities thwarted a militia’s plan to kidnap Michigan Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. Thirteen people were charged, six federally and seven with state charges.

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