Sen. Tom Cotton Ripped into critics of President Donald Trump
In his statements, Senator Tom Cotton addresses the Democrat Party astonishment that the Federal Government is still functioning after 18 days of the President Trump administration. The Senator turns their own words around on them while pulverizing the “Obama Legacy.” Mr. Cotton then outlines why Donald Trump is the epitome of Jeffersonianism.
As Written By Kristina Wong for Breitbart:
Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) this week ripped into critics of President Donald Trump who predicted a world of “chaos” under the new administration, and defended his muscular foreign policy stance.
“Some people, especially in the media and the Democratic Party, are astonished that we’re 18 days into the Trump administration, yet the federal government is still functioning,” he said in a wide-ranging speech on foreign policy at the American Enterprise Institute.
“World War III hasn’t broken out. America is still standing,” he said. “Perhaps our Constitution is more resilient than some believe, our people built of sturdier stuff than sugar candy, to borrow from Churchill. So resilient and sturdy, in fact, that our system can withstand the shock of a Republican presidency—even if the media can’t.”
Cotton cited one senator as saying Trump’s penchant for tweeting is “going to lead to chaos in our international relations.”
“I hate to break this to you: The world already is in chaos. The world already is unsettled. And I have more bad news: Barack Obama was the president for the last eight years, and it’s his actions that unsettled the world and spread chaos, not Donald Trump’s words,” he said.
Cotton, a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, was a vocal critic of the Obama administration’s foreign policy, particularly in the middle east, where he served as a soldier in Iraq.
He listed a litany of what he characterized as….
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