Military: A Grand Parade Won’t Solve ProblemsFebruary 9, 2018 | :
by Eugene Scott
President Trump is receiving quite a bit of pushback for his plan for a grand military parade down Pennsylvania Avenue.
The Washington Post’s Greg Jaffe and Philip Rucker reported:
Surrounded by the military’s highest-ranking officials, including Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., Trump’s seemingly abstract desire for a parade was suddenly heard as a presidential directive, the officials said.
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