White Home Press Secretary Jen Psaki stated at Wednesday’s press briefing that Joe Biden has “complete confidence” in Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Workers Gen. Mark Milley in the wake of Milley confirming he labored to undermine President Trump’s authority in the final months of his presidency. Psaki stated Biden’s expertise with Milley is that he’s a “man of honor”.
“The president knows General Milley. He has been Chairman of the Joint Chiefs for almost eight months of his presidency. They’ve worked side by side through a range of international events and the president has complete confidence in his leadership, his patriotism and his fidelity to our Constitution.”
Psaki trashed President Trump, not by identify, to supply “key context” for Milley’s actions.
“The outgoing president of the Untied States throughout this era of time fomented unrest resulting in an revolt and an assault on our nation’s capitol on January 6, which we’ve all, you all have lined extensively, of course. One of the darkest days in our nation’s historical past.
“Beyond reports in this book, there’s been widespread reporting and commentary from members of his own cabinet, the former president’s cabinet, I should say, including high ranking national security officials, questioning the former president’s stability, his behavior and his suitability to oversee the national security of the United States. So those are important questions that need to be discussed as well.”
Press secretary Jen Psaki feedback on a brand new guide detailing U.S. Common Mark Milley’s position in the ultimate days of Trump’s presidency pic.twitter.com/wrwLj2b6b8
— NowThis (@nowthisnews) September 15, 2021
Psaki answered a follow-up query and once more defended Milley’s actions in addition to reiterating Biden’s assist for Milley, saying Biden’s expertise with Milley is that “he is a man of honor, he is a man who’s, uh, the President’s confident in his leadership, his patriotism, his fidelity to the Constitution.”
Jen Psaki believes Common Milley was appearing in favor of the US by holding secrets and techniques conferences with China. pic.twitter.com/73YMvmJRzI
— MRCTV (@mrctv) September 15, 2021