John Rood resigns at Trump’s request

President Donald Trump thanked Rood for his service after many perceive his resignation as prompted by Trump’s vendetta against those deemed disloyal.
0:30 | 02/20/20

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One of the top officials and the Pentagon has resigned at the president's request. John Rhode was a Department of Defense is top policy official. He certified to congress that Ukraine had made enough anti corruption progress to release congressionally authorized aid. Of course those funds and how they were released were at the heart of the impeachment case. Bruise resignation letter said he was leaving at the president's request Anderson president has apparently gone after officials he has perceived as being disloyal. But today the president tweet it's thanks to root for his service.

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