Tag: Military

Grassley Predicts Senate Would Override Trump’s Veto of Defense Bill

Senator Chuck Grassley has predicted that the Senate would likely override President Trump’s veto of the defense bill over the fight to rename American military bases. According to The Hill: Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) is warning that Congress would likely override President Trump if he vetoes a mammoth defense policy bill amid the fight over a plan to rename Army bases

Senate GOP Come to Trump’s Defense on Russian Bounties

Senate Republicans are defending President Trump’s response to Russian bounties as Democrat’s work to churn up another scandal. According to The Hill: Senate Republicans are defending President Trump’s handling of intelligence claiming that Russia’s military intelligence units offered bounties to Taliban militants to kill U.S. troops, arguing the evidence of bounties has not received sufficient verification.

UNUSUAL: Polish Leader to Visit Trump Days Before Polish Election

In an unusual move, Polish President Andrzej Duda will visit Washington and meet with President Trump. The move is viewed as unusual because it comes just days before the Polish presidential election. According to The Hill: President Trump will welcome Polish President Andrzej Duda to the White House on Wednesday, the first visit of a foreign head of state

Trump Set to Lay Out Plan to Prevent Veteran Suicides

President Trump is expected to unveil a plan that aims to prevent veteran suicides. According to This Hill: The road map calls for 10 recommendations, including a national public health messaging campaign around suicide, changes to how research on veteran suicide is conducted and suicide prevention training across professions, according to senior administration officials. Trump is

REPORT: Over 8500 Airmen Apply to Join Space Force

Trump’s Space Force seems to be gaining in popularity as a new report shows over 8500 U.S. Airmen have applied to join the force. According to The Hill: More than 8,500 airmen volunteered to join the Space Force during May, the first month applications to transfer into the military’s newest branch were accepted, it said Tuesday.

REPORT: US Military Withdrawing Troops From Afghanistan Ahead of Schedule

A new report has indicated that President Trump is bringing our troops home ahead of schedule. According to The Hill: Concerns about the ongoing coronavirus pandemic have led U.S. officials to accelerate the drawdown of troops in Afghanistan ahead of a deadline agreed upon by the U.S. and the Taliban earlier this year. Reuters reported that

Former Trump National Security Adviser McMaster Joins Zoom

Former National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster has joined the board at the video conferencing company Zoom. According to Fox News: Former Trump national security adviser H.R. McMaster joined Zoom as an independent director, the virtual conferencing platform announced Wednesday. Zoom CEO Eric Yuan said Wednesday that McMaster is “a welcome addition” to the company’s board. “During his decorated

Military Jets Saluting Coronavirus Workers Across the Country

The Navy’s Blue Angels and the Air Force’s Thunderbirds will be doing multiple flyovers across the country to salute coronavirus workers. The displays are currently underway. According to The Hill: The Navy’s Blue Angels, the Air Force’s Thunderbirds and other military wings are showing their appreciation to health care workers, first responders and other essential

POLL: Two-Thirds of Americans Hold Negative View of China

As America fights a virus that originated in Wuhan, China the Chinese government is engaged in a propaganda agenda trying to shift blame. Many in the American media are even trumpeting it. A new poll shows that this is not working, and the American people are wise to the atrocities committed by the powerful communist

US Military Moving Air Defense Systems Into Iraq to Protect Troops

The United States military has announced the deployment of air defense systems into Iraq to protect troops following an increase in attacks. According to Fox News: The U.S. military said Thursday air defense systems are “moving” into Iraq following attacks on American and coalition forces in recent weeks. The weapons include Patriot surface-to-air missiles and a variant of the