Tuberville: Military chiefs ‘making a mountain out of a molehill’
Alabama Republican Sen. Tommy Tuberville defended his decision to hold up military nominations, including those of senior officers, over a disagreement with the Pentagon’s abortion policy.
Tuberville’s move has sparked a heated debate with Secretary of the Navy Carlos Del Toro, who says the senator is potentially hurting the nation’s combat readiness.
“They’re making a mountain out of a molehill here,” Tuberville said in an appearance on “On Balance With Leland Vittert.” “We’ve got more generals and admirals (than) you stir with a stick. That Pentagon over there is running full with...