Republican lawmakers demand resignations as backlash that of President Biden The Afghan debacle is intensifying.
A handful of Republican congressmen are calling for the training of leaders in the administration for the botched handling of the troop withdrawal from Afghanistan which has seen the Taliban quickly conquer the country while thousands of Americans await their evacuation.
Representative Lance Gooden, R-Texas, said “resignations must happen immediately” in the Biden administration.
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“5,000 to 10,000 Americans are still stranded in Afghanistan,” Gooden wrote. “The Biden administration left them behind.”
Gooden’s Texas colleague, Representative Dan Crenshaw, agreed, telling Fox News in an interview Monday that the “Biden administration’s incompetence” over troop withdrawal “is truly overwhelming.”
“There must be resignations, there must be layoffs,” Crenshaw said. “They couldn’t have done worse. We have American citizens left behind.”
“We have people being shot at the Kabul airport right now,” the Texas congressman continued. “It is such a complete disaster.”
Representatives Andy Biggs, R-Arizona, called on Biden himself to step down following the debacle in Afghanistan.
“The last few days have proven what we already know about Biden and Harris. They are completely unfit to lead,” Biggs tweeted.
“They have to resign!” he added.
A spokesperson for Rep. Byron Donalds, R-Fla., Told Fox News the congressman is strongly inclined to call on Biden to step down due to the botched withdrawal from Afghanistan, the southern border crisis and the circumvention of the Supreme Court’s expulsion decision.
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Representative Michael McCaul, R-Texas, warned that the United States is engaged in “dangerous foreign policy” and is sending signals of “weakness” to other nations.
The White House did not provide a comment to Fox News.
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