A fascinating survey by Military Times shows that as many as 70% of the military’s rank and file are opposed to deploying U.S. combat troops to Iraq and Syria… 1,527 more words
The Secret Service, an elite corps of men and women sworn to take a bullet for the president, is in disarray. Reportedly, the Department of Homeland Security, too, is in disarray. (See Washington Post.) The latest is a survey of active military service members which found that a majority (more than 70%) oppose combat "boots on the ground" in Iraq, not because they don't want to fight, but because they have grave doubts about their commander in chief. All signs of an administration that is falling apart at the seams.