Kellyanne Conway, Sean Spicer Fire Back After Biden Boots Trump Appointees From Military Panels


President Biden is facing backlash after asking for resignations from multiple members of military academies’ advisory boards who were appointed by former President Donald Trump.

“I’m not resigning, but you should,” Kellyanne Conway, a member of the Board of Visitors to the U. S. Air Force Academy and a senior adviser to former President Donald Trump, wrote in a response to Biden following the demand.

Conway was one of several people appointed by Trump to serve in advisory boards for the military academies whom Biden has asked to resign from their position, a move that has stoked fears that the current president was politicizing some of the nation’s most prestigious schools.

“It is tragic that this great institution is now being subjected to and hijacked by partisan action that serves no purpose and no greater good,” said Meaghan Mobbs, a West Point graduate who served as an adviser to Trump on military and family issues.

“Make no mistake, the move to terminate duly appointed presidential appointees sets a dangerous precedent for future administrations and undermines our institutions,” she added.

Conway took aim at Biden for breaking “presidential norms,” arguing that Biden’s move seemed “petty and political, if not personal.”

“Your decision is disappointing but understandable given the need to distract from a news cycle that has you mired in multiple self-inflicted crises and plummeting poll numbers, including a rise in new COVID cases, a dismal jobs report, inflation, record amount of drugs coming across the southern border, and, of course, the chaotic… (Read more)

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