Military Would Resist Attempts By Trump To Use Troops If He Loses Election, Gen. Miley Says

With Election Day fast approaching, President Donald Trump has declined to promise a peaceful transition of power no matter who wins in November. Critics fear that he plans to call upon the U.S. military and will send active troops onto American streets to quell protests and unrest surrounding the results of the election. He might try and apply the Insurrection Act of 1807, a two-century-old law that enables a president, who also serves as the commander-in-chief, to send in active-duty military troops to put an end to extreme disturbances.However, many Defense Department officials would resist…

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