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Kamala Repeatedly Fails To Salute Military On Air Force Two

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Vice President Kamala Harris failed to salute the honor guard on Monday when boarding Air Force Two, according to Fox News.

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Harris also failed to salute the honor guard on her earlier trips aboard Air Force Two on both March 15 and 16, according to the Fox News report.

Former Vice Presidents Mike Pence and Joe Biden have both returned salutes to the honor guard in previous years when boarding or disembarking from Air Force Two, according to the report.

There is no official protocol for the president or vice-president when it comes to saluting military members outside the steps of Air Force One or Air Force Two. The tradition of returning a salute started in 1981 under President Ronald Reagan, according to fact-checking site Snopes.

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