Calls for martial law and US military oversight of new presidential election draws criticism

The idea that the U.S. military would oversee a new nationwide presidential election — ordered under martial law by President Donald Trump — is “insane in a year that we didn’t think could get anymore insane,” a defense official tells Military Times.

Yet retired Army Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn promoted that exact idea Tuesday evening when he tweeted a press release from an Ohio-based conservative political organization.

militarytimes Calls for martial law and US military oversight of new presidential election draws criticism

Having the military ‘guard’ vote polling stations is exactly what happens in a dictatorship. The military is there to make sure you vote ‘the right way’, and only for the dictator in chief. Anyone who does not vote the ‘right way’, get disappeared, by the same military police state.