Tuesday, November 15, 2016

A Look At How The U.S. Military Reacted To Donald Trump's Presidential Victory

Washington Post: Like ‘the day Osama was killed’: How the military is reacting to Trump’s victory

Like many Americans, active-duty service members stationed around the world were stunned at Tuesday’s night’s presidential race results.

“More than one person has compared it to the day Osama [Bin Laden] was killed,” said one Army officer, referring to the day the al-Qaeda leader was killed during a raid by U.S. Navy SEALs. “I guess there’s a feeling among soldiers that Trump will care about them and fix everything they see as broken about the Army.”

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WNU Editor: Hillary Clinton did not do well in getting the military vote. My guess is that her handling of classified information probably irked many in the military who know that if they did the same thing ..... they would be severely punished. Blow-back on the administration's policy to change the military culture .... especially on issues like gender integration .... also did not help Hillary Clinton.

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