Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-NY) hails from Long Island and previously served two terms in the New York state Senate before defeating incumbent Rep. Tim Bishop (D-NY) last fall. Prior to embarking on a political career, however, he served four years of active duty service in the United States Army. Today, he is happily married with two children and continues to serve as a Major in the U.S. Army Reserves.
The United States may have officially ended the war in Afghanistan in late December, but our remaining troops are carrying out an increasing number of night raids against the Taliban and al Qaeda, according to a New York Times report.
House Homeland Security Committee Chair Michael McCaul criticized President Obamas Authorization for Use of Military Force proposed to Congress Wednesday saying that the authorization, ties our hands and specifically ties the hands of the generals.
They've had enough.
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Whether Obama will is another story.
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