Adam Kinzinger did nothing wrong in bashing Tony Evers border withdrawal: Wisconsin National Guard

By – Associated Press – Wednesday, March 6, 2019

MADISON, Wis. — The has decided an Illinois congressman who serves as a member did nothing wrong when he criticized Gov. Tony Evers’ decision to withdraw troops from the U.S. southern border.

Republican Rep. Adam Kinzinger blasted Evers on Twitter and on Fox News last week for ordering troops to leave Arizona.

spokesman Joe Trovato said last week that the and Evers’ office were looking into whether Kinzinger’s remarks warranted military punishment. State law prohibits commissioned officers from criticizing their leaders.

Trovato said Wednesday that the ’s legal team had completed the review and found that Kinzinger was speaking as a congressman, not an officer.

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