Joint Chiefs Chair to Forces: Keep Out of Politics

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Adm. Mike Mullen writes an open letter asking U.S. forces to keep their political views to themselves.

The military “is and must always be a neutral instrument of the state, no matter which party holds sway… Political opinions have no place in cockpit or camp or conference room.”

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