Veterans for Trump? Stereotype doesn’t match diversity in the ranks.

Posted on AllSides October 30th, 2020
From The Center

Bryce Dubee traces his drift toward the Democratic Party to his first Army tour in Iraq in 2004. A year earlier, only weeks after U.S. forces invaded, then-President George W. Bush gave his “mission accomplished” speech. Mr. Dubee realized soon after arriving that the upbeat rhetoric of military and political leaders back home downplayed the reality on the ground.

“It was already grim when we got there,” says Mr. Dubee, who had supported Mr. Bush as the Republican nominee for president in 2000. “And as things went along, I remember...

Read full story
Some content from this outlet may be limited or behind a paywall.
https://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Politics/2020/1026/Veterans-for-Trump-Stereotype-doesn-t-match-diversity-in-the-ranks

More News about Politics from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right