This is a huge move by President Trump! Taking back our borders is on the top of the to do list. Our border towns are having to deal with devastating issues without the help of the government, sending it them into somewhat of a ‘wild wild west’ situation. Cartels have endless amount of resources and plenty of hoodlums willing to risk it all to get the drugs into the States, and now it is time to double down on these suckers!!
VIA| Trump is expected to tap Marine Gen. John Kelly to run the Department of Homeland Security. This is good news for America.
Kelly is the former U.S. Southern Command chief, which oversees military operations in Central and South America. He is the U.S. military’s longest-serving general.
Kelly served multiple tours of duty in Iraq and is a Gold Star father. His son, 1st Lt. Robert Kelly, was killed by a bomb blast in 2010 while serving in Afghanistan.
Kelly retired in 2016 after more than 40 years in the military and refused to back a candidate in this election even though he opposed many of Obama’s weak policies, like closing Guantanamo. He told The Military Times magazine in a January interview,
“There are no innocent men down there.”
Damn right General.
But it his acute understanding of the dangers posed by our wide open borders that has liberals worried.
Kelly told the Senate Armed Services Committee that
“Human smuggling routes are a potential vulnerability to our homeland.”
He told Defense One,