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Op-Ed: Misplaced Blame for Navy Seal’s Death

If you’ve heard anything about Trump’s first speech in front of Congress then you probably already know his tribute to Navy SEAL widow Carryn Owens, wife of Ryan Owens, was the most talked about moment of the night. It was considered by many to be one of Trump’s most Presidential highlights in his brief political career [whatever that means] but even this tribute to a dead military member wasn’t without its critics.

An emotional Carryn Owens, widow of widow of Chief Special Warfare Operator William “Ryan” Owens, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017, as she was acknowledged by President Donald Trump during his address to a joint session of Congress. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Left Attacks Grieving Widow of Navy SEAL Following Trump’s Tribute

Following Donald Trump’s speech to congress, where he paid tribute to the memory of Navy SEAL William “Ryan” Owens in front of his widow Carryn, leftists have attacked the president and the grieving woman, with many describing the moment as “gross [and] shameful.”

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Watch: Trump Honors Carryn Owens, Widow of U.S. Navy SEAL Ryan Owens

Tuesday during his address to a joint session of Congress, President Donald Trump honored Carryn Owens, the widow of Chief Special Warfare Operator William “Ryan” Owens. Ryan Owens died last month in an operation in Yemen, which according to the