Secretary of Defense James Mattis recalled in a press conference on Aug. 31 how he was hired by President Donald Trump.
After serving for 44 years in the Marine Corps, and having retired in 2013, Mattis was called on by the president to serve.
“When a president of the United States asks you to do something, I come—I don’t think it’s an old-fashioned school at all. I don’t think it’s old-fashioned or anything,” Mattis said.
Mattis was asked by a reporter at a press briefing how...