Rep. Warren Davidson (R-OH) told Breitbart News in an exclusive interview Monday that Rep. Liz Cheney’s (R-WY) efforts to stall then-President Donald Trump’s plan to withdraw from Afghanistan in part led to Biden’s botched withdrawal.
Davidson, an Army veteran, spoke to Breitbart News as Biden has been largely criticized for his strategy to withdraw from Afghanistan. While Davidson said that he has supported ending the war in Afghanistan since 2011, he said that the 46th president did not withdraw “correctly.” He also called Biden’s withdrawal plan a “failure.”
The Ohio conservative, however, did note that some of the blame lies with Cheney, a member of the Never Trump and neoconservative wing of the GOP.
Cheney, along with Rep. Jason Crow (D-CO), sponsored in July 2020 an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that would restrict then-President Trump’s ability to withdraw troops from Afghanistan unless certain conditions were met.
The amendment, otherwise known as the Afghanistan Partnership and
Transparency Act (APTA), would restrict the use of funds to reduce the
number of U.S. troops in Afghanistan below 8,000 unless certain
conditions were met. This included:.......To Read More....
Our Group's Take - Welp, this exposes even more Biden lies in the process. After all, Biden has claimed that Trump specifically came up with the May 1 deadline to avoid responsibility for anything that went wrong in the final withdrawal. Essentially saying Trump dumped it on Biden's lap. When it turns out the democrat congress dumped it on Biden's lap with the help of never-Trumper's like Liz Cheney. Which of course doesn't remotely excuse Biden's utter failure and the debacle that has resulted.