GOP Rep. Michael Waltz, Afghanistan War Veteran, Weighs In On U.S. Troop Withdrawal

GOP Rep. Michael Waltz, Afghanistan War Veteran, Weighs In On U.S. Troop Withdrawal

3:03pm Feb 01, 2019
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks to coalition forces at Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Monday, July 9, 2018. (Andrew Harnik, Pool/AP)

The Senate voted this week to advance a bipartisan amendment saying President Trump’s troop withdrawal from Syria and Afghanistan would put hard-won national security gains at risk.

Here & Now‘s Peter O’Dowd speaks with Republican U.S. Rep. Michael Waltz (@michaelgwaltz) of Florida’s 6th Congressional District, who is a Green Beret and veteran of the war in Afghanistan.

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