In the statement, Congressman Johnson stated the president demonstrated real leadership and a forceful resolve in the face of Iranian aggression.
The congressman added that the president made it clear that he prefers de-escalation but that the United States will always defend itself, its people and its allies.
Congressman Johnson concluded his statement saying that he hopes there is no more bloodshed and is grateful that no American’s were harmed in Iranian attacks in Iraq where American troops are currently. Ohio Governor Mike DeWine posted his gratitude for the American Service Members on Twitter yesterday and many Ohio representatives followed suit.
President Trump will be in Toledo tonight to hold a rally, it will be his first in 2020.