Biden gets in his side in on ‘law order’ to the military citizen soldiers that are sometimes called in to handle protest’s….
He has made a promise to them that they would NOT be used for his political gain….
Biden also brought up Trump’s close relationship efforts with Russian President Putin who the American military, except Trump, looks at as a adversary…
After a Republican National Convention week in which President Trump and his allies sought to brand Joseph R. Biden Jr. as radically anti-law enforcement, the Democratic nominee took implicit aim at that characterization in his own remarks on Saturday as he swiped at Mr. Trump’s calls for “law and order” and ripped the president’s record as commander in chief.
Mr. Biden’s comments came at a virtual gathering of the National Guard Association of the United States, a group he addressed while speaking against a backdrop of American flags, with a flag pin affixed to his suit lapel.
Civil and military relations have been “tested lately,” Mr. Biden argued, alluding to Mr. Trump’s efforts earlier this summer to use federal law enforcement to “dominate” demonstrators protesting police brutality amid a national outcry over racial injustice. Republicans in recent days have seized on renewed unrest in American cities to argue falsely that Mr. Biden wants to defund the police, an approach he opposes.
“I promise you, as president, I’ll never put you in the middle of politics, or personal vendettas,” Mr. Biden said. “I’ll never use the military as a prop or as a private militia to violate rights of fellow citizens. That’s not law and order. You don’t deserve that.”…
“I can’t imagine the sense of betrayal of parents of our women and men deployed in Afghanistan felt when that news broke, to know that the president still hasn’t even raised the issue with Vladimir Putin,” he said. “I know Putin. He knows I’ll do more than raise it. If I have the honor of serving as commander in chief of the finest military in the history of the world, our troops and their families will never, never have to wonder what side I’m on.” ….
image…Biden in Afghanistan in 2011….Boston.Com