The Army has suspended a retired General from his contract after her wrote a snarky tweet to First Lady Jill Biden.
The retired three-star general and Silver Star recipient made a sarcastic tweet, and later was suspended.
The Army has suspended retired Lt. Gen. Gary Volesky from his contract mentoring soldiers and put him “under investigation” in light of the tweet that didn’t land well.
For nearly 50 years, women have had the right to make our own decisions about our bodies.
Today, that right was stolen from us.
And while we may be devastated by this injustice, we will not be silent. We will not sit back as the progress we have already won slips away.
— Jill Biden (@FLOTUS) June 24, 2022
Volesky tweeted in response Jill Biden: “Glad to see you finally know what a woman is.”
“The tweet sparked outrage from woke veterans and members of the military on Twitter,” according to Breitbart.
“Army Lt. Gen. Theodore Martin, who frequently interacts with such members on Twitter and is commander of the Combined Arms Center, suspended Volesky pending the outcome of the inquiry,” according to Breitbart.
“Volesky, who received the military’s third highest honor for valor in combat as a commander in the Iraq War, had been a ‘senior mentor’ to senior military officers, staff and students participating in war games,” reported Breitbart.
“Meanwhile, the Army is far more lenient when it comes to currently serving soldiers tweeting politically charged sentiments, Breitbart reported.
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