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Tulsi Gabbard to report for
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Posted By: NorthernDog, 8/12/2019 1:58:24 PM

Tulsi Gabbard, Democrat from Hawaii and presidential candidate, will be taking a two-week absence from her campaign Monday to report for active duty with the Hawaiian Army National Guard in Indonesia, she said in an interview with CBSN's Caitlin Huey-Burns. "I'm stepping off of the campaign trail for a couple of weeks and putting on my army uniform to go on a joint training exercise mission in Indonesia," she said. Gabbard has also taken two weeks off to report for active service in 2017. "I love our country. I love being able to serve our country in so many ways


Too bad some of her policies are off-the-wall crazy. She probably looks good in a uniform.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: cor-vet 8/12/2019 2:02:06 PM (No. 150116)
I'll never understand how she can be a democrat. If she's smart enough to be a military jet fighter pilot, she should be smart enough to see what the democrat party is.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: BillW. 8/12/2019 2:17:11 PM (No. 150127)
Good point. What are supposedly heads-up people like her thinking...aligning themselves with all that hate, madness, and criminality? I'd like President Trump to compliment her on all she's done, but then ask her that question. MAGA
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Reply 3 - Posted by: WhamDBambam 8/12/2019 2:26:48 PM (No. 150138)
Trying to remember when someone from the Arkansas National Guard was sent abroad for their two-week summer drill.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: paloalto 8/12/2019 2:27:22 PM (No. 150140)
Buttigieg is totally kicking himself for not having thought of this. Meanwhile, Booker is planning to announce he'll be staying right here in the racist, homophobic USA to protect "African American trans Americans."
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Reply 5 - Posted by: starboard 8/12/2019 2:32:31 PM (No. 150150)
The reason she's a Dempocrat is because she's from Hawaii. There are no Republicans there
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Reply 6 - Posted by: anniebc 8/12/2019 2:34:18 PM (No. 150153)
Awhhhh..., how cute. Fly girls rock! No, we're not going to give you the presidency. We're not fooled; we don't trust any of you.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: enemyofthestate 8/12/2019 3:09:04 PM (No. 150197)
Mayhaps while she's in Indonesia, Gabbard can check out the hidden early years of Barry Soetoro. Find the truth?
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Jesuslover54 8/12/2019 3:31:37 PM (No. 150212)
Trump should try her out i a job, not a top job, but one in which she could show she's worth it.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: bad-hair 8/12/2019 3:33:23 PM (No. 150215)
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Sabre460 8/12/2019 3:47:44 PM (No. 150228)
She's not a military jet pilot. She's an Army Major, served as a medical specialist overseas but strangely enough she wears military police collar brass.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Wary American 8/12/2019 3:48:18 PM (No. 150229)
Advice from an AMERICAN Ms. Gabbard: TAKE THE REST OF THE 'CAMPAIGN" and ALL the rest have NO CHANCE.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: red1066 8/12/2019 3:48:19 PM (No. 150230)
I'll never understand anyone who volunteers for military service, but thinks and votes democrap. It's like being against the 2nd amendment but having a gun collection. Besides, isn't Tulsi a bit old to be taking part in exercises for the national guard in Indonesia, and why are they going to Indonesia to train?
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Reply 13 - Posted by: oldsfc 8/12/2019 3:49:17 PM (No. 150232)
Well #1, remember Jimmy Carter was in the Navy. I may be wrong, but I think was the CO of a nuke sub. He was an complete disaster as President.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: lakerman1 8/12/2019 4:15:49 PM (No. 150251)
The Silly Samoan should have her commission taken away from her. She is violating her oath. Did she join the National Guard to have her student loans paid off??
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Reply 15 - Posted by: JL80863 8/12/2019 4:20:10 PM (No. 150253)
Thousands of men and women pull their annual active duty obligations quietly and with dignity but this person has decided to turn it into a campaign stunt. Just be quiet and do your duty.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: GO3 8/12/2019 4:47:12 PM (No. 150272)
She was a medic as an enlisted soldier, but then was commissioned as an MP. I said in an earlier post she needs to be careful about the perceived nexus of her Guard duty and politics. If she hasn't broken that barrier she damn well bent it with this publicity. And I reiterate that her military service, as honorable as it is, in no way automatically qualifies her in the foreign affairs or national security arenas. CBS news seems to think she's the second coming of Gen. (ret.) Keene for cryin' out loud.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: lisa belanger 8/12/2019 6:55:16 PM (No. 150375)
she is gorgeous///////not ready for the wh
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Reply 18 - Posted by: F15 Gork 8/12/2019 7:00:56 PM (No. 150377)
If she loves America, why is she a democrat.....
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Reply 19 - Posted by: Heraclitus 8/12/2019 8:11:33 PM (No. 150426)
I like her because she loves America and isn't reticent to say so. But she is too liberal. She needs to have a conversion experience by THINKING.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: Rama41 8/13/2019 12:09:05 AM (No. 150535)
I want her to hang around just to stick it to Kamala in the debates. She's the only one taking it to the MSM's favorite.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: ROLFNader 8/13/2019 6:50:03 AM (No. 150666)
What the hell kind of name is Tulsi, anyway? Please, go lay down by your dish...
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