Sasse: Biden admin believes ‘managing 24-hour information cycle is much extra vital than People in Afghanistan’
Sen. Ben Sasse, R-Neb., informed “The Brian Kilmeade Present” that the Biden administration believes their “communication technique of managing a 24-hour information cycle is much extra vital than People in Afghanistan.”
PSAKI TAKES HEAT FOR CITING SECURITY CONCERNS WHEN ASKED WHY AMERICANS ARE STILL IN AFGHANISTAN
BEN SASSE: The administration has been attempting to say there are 100 and forty People getting out. Properly, how do you reconcile that with, two days in the past, they mentioned there have been solely hundred People left. They have been mendacity after they mentioned there have been just one hundred People left. The quantity was at all times larger than some other numbers they’ve used. Then they hold shrinking the quantity, even throughout a time when no person was getting out they usually consistently fudge the place they suggest that U.S. passport holders are the identical because the variety of all People. There are an entire bunch of American inexperienced card holders that they repeatedly exclude from their numbers.
We have to have them cease with the B.S. numbers. We’ve obtained a slow-motion hostage disaster unfolding right here, and the administration wants to present an trustworthy accounting of all the numbers and the explanation they don’t wish to do; that’s as a result of it will maintain them to some account to get these individuals out. It might additionally reveal their incompetence and cowardice up to now, and it will run in opposition to their comms technique, which is, they actually consider, managing 24-hour information cycle is much extra vital than the precise People who’re left behind.
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