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Romney: Gen. Milley Is ‘a Brilliant Man,’ But I Don’t Want Federal Government Imposing a Curriculum on Schools

Name: CNN


State of the Union With Jake Tapper and Dana Bash

Name: State of the Union With Jake Tapper and Dana Bash

Mitt Romney

Name: Mitt Romney

Employment: Republican Party

Position: Former Presidential Candidate, Former Governor of Massachusetts

, Jake Tapper

Name: Jake Tapper

Employment: CNN

Position: Anchor

Event location
06/27/2021 09:18 am
Ante (staff)
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TAPPER I want to ░░░░░░░░ you the chairman of ░░░░░░░░ Joint Chiefs of Staff ░░░░░░░░ Mark Milley testified this ░░░░░░░░ week on Capitol Hill ░░░░░░░░ he defended the teaching ░░░░░░░░ all sorts of point ░░░░░░░░ view including what s ░░░░░░░░ critical race theory which ░░░░░░░░ a framework that points ░░░░░░░░ systemic racism and institutional ░░░░░░░░ supremacy in American political ░░░░░░░░ legal structures I want ░░░░░░░░ to take a listen ░░░░░░░░ this quick excerpt Clip ░░░░░░░░ MILLEY I want to ░░░░░░░░ white rage and I ░░░░░░░░ white And I want ░░░░░░░░ understand it And I ░░░░░░░░ find it offensive that ░░░░░░░░ are accusing the United ░░░░░░░░ military our general officers ░░░░░░░░ commissioned non commissioned officers ░░░░░░░░ being quote woke Clip ░░░░░░░░ TAPPER In response to ░░░░░░░░ Milley s testimony some ░░░░░░░░ figures on the right ░░░░░░░░ not just been criticizing ░░░░░░░░ point of view but ░░░░░░░░ been going after him ░░░░░░░░ him a pig stupid ░░░░░░░░ he s not brave ░░░░░░░░ President Trump seemed to ░░░░░░░░ last night that Gen ░░░░░░░░ is a woke general ░░░░░░░░ night he said that ░░░░░░░░ generals are not above ░░░░░░░░ but what has been ░░░░░░░░ reaction to this vitriol ░░░░░░░░ Gen Milley ROMNEY You ░░░░░░░░ Gen Milley is a ░░░░░░░░ of extraordinary accomplishment and ░░░░░░░░ character and a brilliant ░░░░░░░░ I believe he was ░░░░░░░░ during President Trump s ░░░░░░░░ TAPPER That s right ░░░░░░░░ By the president And ░░░░░░░░ he is somebody in ░░░░░░░░ President Trump had confidence ░░░░░░░░ so I think we ░░░░░░░░ listen to what he ░░░░░░░░ to say and weigh ░░░░░░░░ appropriately Look I think ░░░░░░░░ s very important for ░░░░░░░░ as a nation not ░░░░░░░░ if you will pour ░░░░░░░░ on racism of any ░░░░░░░░ I think it s ░░░░░░░░ for us to recognize ░░░░░░░░ we come together when ░░░░░░░░ express respect and love ░░░░░░░░ other Americans regardless of ░░░░░░░░ differences I think efforts ░░░░░░░░ divide us and to ░░░░░░░░ racism are dangerous and ░░░░░░░░ At the same time ░░░░░░░░ certainly don t want ░░░░░░░░ federal government telling educators ░░░░░░░░ they are allowed to ░░░░░░░░ in the classroom any ░░░░░░░░ than I wanted to ░░░░░░░░ common core with the ░░░░░░░░ government imposing a curriculum ░░░░░░░░ local schools Look parents ░░░░░░░░ decide what kids are ░░░░░░░░ taught teachers and parents ░░░░░░░░ school boards and local ░░░░░░░░ even states can be ░░░░░░░░ in that But let ░░░░░░░░ keep the federal government ░░░░░░░░ of telling people what ░░░░░░░░ be taught in our ░░░░░░░░ By the way that ░░░░░░░░ a sort of direction ░░░░░░░░ see at places like ░░░░░░░░ where they censor the ░░░░░░░░ and censor what can ░░░░░░░░ taught in schools Let ░░░░░░░░ not open the door ░░░░░░░░ that in this country.”
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