The past is coming back to bite him.
Biden has disclosed his pick for Secretary of Defense, and now more information is coming out on Gen. Lloyd Austin.
Austin was recently accused of “downplaying the threat posed by ISIS” during the Obama administration. A report states, “Several witnesses asserted that GEN Austin did not like to receive bad news from his staff regarding USCENTCOM’s counter-ISIL campaign. These witnesses believed that GEN Austin was the source of pressure to present a rosier picture of the effects of USCENTCOM’s operations against ISIL.”
The allegation may be a huge obstacle for him if he wants to get confirmed.
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