Biden shouldn’t give up his only nuclear authority, say GOP lawmakers
Three republican Members of House The Armed Forces Committee issued a statement on Wednesday pushing back Letter from the Democrats To President Biden for telling him to give up his sole Nuclear authority.
Conference Chair, Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., Ranking Member Mike Rogers, R-Ala., And Ranking Subcommittee member, Mike Turner, R-Ohio said such a move would “make Americans vulnerable do”.
“The dangerous efforts of the Democrats to propose restructuring our nuclear command and control process will undermine American security as well as the security of our allies,” Republicans said in a statement. “If these proposals take effect, they would make Americans vulnerable, destabilize the nuclear balance and shatter our allies’ confidence in the nuclear umbrella.”
The statement added that the withdrawal of the …