If there is one thing in this world that I hate, it is when I see someone flatly disrespecting someone in the military.
Having served myself, it is one of those things where only a select few people know what that person has been through. The idea that someone would question a veteran’s commitment to our great nation is beyond me.
It is like when guys would come home from Vietnam and be met with some of the sickening insults that t
As the House of Representatives was debating articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump on Wednesday, CNN anchor Jake Tapper commented on Rep. Brian Mast (R-FL), who is also a retired U.S. Army bomb technician and Purple Heart recipient, position on impeachment.
In his remarks, Tapper questioned Mast’s “commitment” to democracy.
“But just one other thing,” Tapper said, interrupting co-host Dana Bash. “That’s relevant — what you’re saying is relevant because Congressman Brian Mast, a Republican from Florida, who lost his legs, by the way, fighting for democracy abroad. Although I don’t know what his — I don’t know about his commitment to it here in the United States.”
Thursday on FNC’s “Fox & Friends,” Rep. Brian Mast (R-FL) reacted to CNN anchor Jake Tapper questioning his “commitment” to democracy as the House of Representatives debated articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. Mast, a retired U.S. Army bomb technician and Purple Heart recipient, defended his position to not impeach Trump by emphasizing the need to not “rush to judgment.”