Blackburn And Colleagues Introduce Comprehensive Afghanistan Legislation

In Response To The Botched Exit From Afghanistan, U.S. Senator Marsha Blackburn Along With Jim Risch (R-idaho), Led 20 Colleagues In Introducing The Afghanistan Counterterrorism, Oversight, And Accountability Act. The Legislation Was Introduced To Address The Outstanding Issues Related To The Administration’s Rushed And Disastrous Withdrawal From Afghanistan.

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Biden’s Poll Numbers Drop; Hearing Called For Afghanistan Withdrawal

After The Withdrawal Of U.S. Troops From Afghanistan Left Dozens Of Casualties, Lawmakers On Both Sides Of The Aisle Want Answers On What Went Wrong. The President’s Approval Rating Has Steadily Dropped As The Difficulties Of The Withdrawal Took Center Stage.

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Afghanistan War Led To Billions In Wasted Taxpayer Dollars

The War In Afghanistan Will Go Down In History As One Of America’s Most Disappointing And Futile Foreign Policy Endeavors. Even After 20 Years In The Middle Eastern Nation, The U.S. Failed To Keep The Taliban From Swiftly Reclaiming Power. The Biggest Tragedy Of This Failed Mission, Of Course, Is The Lives Lost In The War And The Plight Of Afghans Left Behind At The Mercy Of Religious Radicals. The American People Also Want Answers About The Nearly $1 Trillion Spent On The War And How Much Of That Sum Actually Went Toward Fighting Terror And Helping Afghans. Taxpayers Deserve The Truth On How This Generational Debacle Went Awry.

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Biden Defends Withdrawal, Declares End Of War In Afghanistan

Biden Presented A Detailed Defense Of His Decision To Withdraw U.S. Troops From Afghanistan And Honored The Lives Of The 13 U.S. Service Members Killed In A Terrorist Attack Last Week. All U.S. Troops Were Reportedly Evacuated, Though At Least 100 Americans, Possibly Several Hundred, Remain.

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Biden Defends Afghanistan Withdrawal, Pledges To Hunt Down Terrorists

Hours After U.S. Service Members Were Killed And At Least 15 Wounded In Terrorist Bombings In Afghanistan, President Joe Biden Defended His Decision To Withdraw Troops From The Country And Told Those Responsible For Thursday’s Attack: “We Will Hunt You Down.”

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Biden’s Weak Leadership Is A Betrayal: Blackburn Op-Ed

As Our Nation Mourns The Historic Losses Of September 11, 2001, I Can’t Help But Remember Our Troops Who Bravely Entered Enemy Territory In Afghanistan In The Weeks After The Twin Towers Fell. As Of April, 2,448 Of Them Have Sacrificed Their Lives To Keep Our Nation Safe, Along With 3,846 American Contractors, 444 Aid Workers, And 72 Journalists. With One Erratic Decision, President Biden Unraveled 20 Years Of Gains By Our Brave Service Members And Demonstrated The Full Weight Of His Weak Leadership.

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