McMorris Rodgers supports Soleimani killing
Last updated 1/9/2020 at 11:14am
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The lawmaker representing Eastern Washington’s 5th Congressional District is backing President Trump’s move to kill Iranian Gen. Qasem Soleimani.
Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Spokane, called Soleimani a “terrorist who actively aided and supported groups like Hezbollah and Hamas.”
“President Trump’s action sends an important message to those who wish to do us harm,” the congresswoman said. “This decisive strike was a defensive action against imminent threats and plans to attack more Americans and allies.
On President Trump’s orders, Soleimani was targ...