- James Golby served as a special advisor in the office of Vice President Mike Pence.
- He spent 20 years in the US Army and deployed twice in Iraq.
- Last fall, he said Donald Trump was leaving behind “an unsustainable presence in Afghanistan.”
A Trump administration advisor warned late last year that President Donald Trump’s decision to leave just 2,500 troops in Afghanistan — and his telegraphed desire to get out whether or not the Taliban chose to abide by its agreement with the US — would leave American forces vulnerable to an attack.
“Perhaps by design,