A military veterans group has slammed GOP Congressman Dan Crenshaw as a "disgrace to all of us who served," after a video which showed the group confronting Crenshaw set off a flurry of reaction Friday on Twitter.
These soldiers are more likely to have been deployed than their predecessors, about 77 percent of post-September 11 soldiers were deployed at least once, compared with 58 percent of those who served before them.
Senator Tom Cotton said U.S. farmers and consumers who feel the pinch of President Donald Trump's trade war with China should consider the "sacrifices" made by soldiers fighting abroad or buried in Arlington National Cemetery.
The American Legion held its 100th national convention in Minneapolis this past week. And several members of the traditionally conservative veterans' group ridiculed President Donald Trump for his "disrespectful" treatment of late U.S. Sen. John McCain.
California Representative Duncan Hunter's candor came after a week of Trump surrogates hurling insults at McCain, whose announcement that he would be opposing CIA pick Gina Haspel roiled some within his own party.