Rep. Barbara Lee Tries To Sell Nifty Excuse For Why She Insulted Gen. John Kelly … Who’s Buying It?
Rep. Barbara Lee tries to sell nifty excuse for why she insulted Gen. John Kelly … who’s buying it?
Rep. Barbara Lee was in backtrack mode on Sunday, attempting to worm her way out of calling new White House Chief of Staff Gen. John Kelly an “extremist” who will militarize the White House.
Appearing on CNN’s “State of the Union,” host Jake Tapper confronted Lee about the comments, for which she received colossal backlash on social media.
“First of all, there are those who say people who served in the military should be able to integrate back into society,” Tapper challenged. “But second of all, why is he, and perhaps most importantly, why do you think he’s …