Military Responds After President Elect Trump’s Epic Win – Some Compare it to the Killing of Osama Bin Laden

The Silent Soldier

Soldiers voting. (Photo: Public Domain) Soldiers voting. (Photo: Public Domain)

November 10, 2016

Written by Lorra B.

Trump’s win in Tuesday night’s presidential run left many Americans shocked and our military members were no acceptation. At the Pentagon, service members indicated that they never expected Trump to actually pull off the election, though many were elated at the news and compared the win to the day Osama Bin Laden was killed, according to Checkpoint.

One Army officer stated, “More than one person has compared it to the day Osama [Bin Laden] was killed. “I guess there’s a feeling among soldiers that Trump will care about them and fix everything they see as broken about the Army.”

Programs Manager for the Defense Department, Air Force Maj. Todd Watson, who voted for Trump, stated, “I stayed up until about 1:30 in the morning, and I couldn’t believe it. “A lot of times what he said…

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