Army Investigating Presence Of Uniformed Soldiers At DNC Amid Concerns About Troops In Politics


The appearance of two uniformed Army soldiers during a presentation at the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday appears to have violated a Department of Defense policy about military personnel participating in political events, raising new concerns about the politicization of the military in the political campaign season.

The incident — which a DNC official called an “oversight” — took place during the virtual roll call where representatives from American Samoa pledged the territory’s delegates for the party’s nominee, former Vice President Joe Biden, and has triggered an Army investigation.
During the roll call, the representative for American Samoa was flanked by two junior enlisted soldiers wearing their uniforms.
Read more at CNN.


  1. Probably for the same reason millions of uniformed soldiers and tanks were rolling downs the streets in Europe and elsewhere to catch the corona criminals.


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