Lloyd Austin removes hundreds of Pentagon advisory board members to purge last-minute Trump picks

Lloyd Austin removes hundreds of Pentagon advisory board members to purge last-minute Trump picks

Trump’s acting defense secretary had replaced dozens of board members with Trump loyalists following election loss President-elect Joe Biden’s nominee for Secretary of Defense, retired Army Gen. Lloyd Austin testifies at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Armed Services Committee at the U.S. Capitol on January 19, 2021 in Washington, DC. Previously Gen. Austin was…

Why do Democrats still support the Prayer Breakfast after its leaders backed Trump’s election lies?

Why do Democrats still support the Prayer Breakfast after its leaders backed Trump’s election lies?

Will President Biden and other Democrats participate in this week’s National Prayer Breakfast? A given in past years, presidential attendance has taken on new weight this year in the aftermath of the Jan. 6 Capitol attack. Run by the Fellowship Foundation, a secretive Christian group also known as The Family, the breakfast is traditionally held…