As we reported earlier, Sen. Gillibrand tried and failed at attempts to make James Mattis look sexist at a hearing this morning. But it was Mattis’ explanation of his goal for the U.S. military (if confirmed as Secretary of Defense) that is sure to trigger many:
— Adam D. Brown (@aduanebrown) January 12, 2017
"We have to stay focused on a military that is so lethal that on the battle field it will be the enemy's longest day & worst day" – Mattis
— Kassy Dillon (@KassyDillon) January 12, 2017
— Gina Harkins (@GinaAHarkins) January 12, 2017
Mattis’ primary focus won’t be climate change or social engineering? Excellent.
'nuff said……mic drop https://t.co/IMStNZgFDo
— Sen. Phil Williams (@SenPhilWilliams) January 12, 2017