"We’re shocked. We’re stunned," said Rep. Jeff Fortenberry in a video recorded in his truck and posted on YouTube. He denied the allegations and pledged to fight them in court.
President Joe Biden defended the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan and called the evacuation of more than 120,000 Americans and Afghans an “extraordinary success.”
Rep. Peter Meijer (R-MI) took an unauthorized trip to Afghanistan on Tuesday, where he met some of the soldiers who died on Thursday during an attack at the airport in Kabul.
The president addressed the terror attack at Kabul’s airport on Thursday, which killed at least 12 U.S. troops and left dozens of Afghans dead.
President Joe Biden is standing by his Aug. 31 withdrawal date for Afghanistan, though he's also noting that agencies are drawing up contingency plans.
President Joe Biden said he believed the U.S. military could evacuate all American citizens and allies before troops leave at the end of the month.
Wearing cheetah-print pants, a cheetah-print blouse, and shoes with calico cats printed on the front, Baskin appeared at ease in her lobbying efforts on Capitol Hill.