American Legion to Congressman Rangel: Apologize Now!

Posted by pet | Semi-Political | Monday 27 November 2006 8:27 pm

H/T with thanks to Jay at StopTheAclu

The National Commander of The American Legion called on Rep. Charles Rangel (D-N.Y.) to apologize for suggesting that American troops would not choose to fight in Iraq if they had other employment options.

“Our military is the most skilled, best-trained all-volunteer force on the planet,” said National Commander Paul A. Morin. “Like that recently espoused by Sen. John Kerry, Congressman Rangel’s view of our troops couldn’t be further from the truth and is possibly skewed by his political opposition to the war in Iraq.” (more…)