Norman Osborn uses his position of power to decommission U.S.Agent.
[from The Mighty Avengers (2007) #33]
Dark Avengers #176 written by Jeff Parker with art by Kev Walker:
Man-Thing speaks “X’Zelzi’Ohr”(as if he couldn’t get more awesome).
I see what you did there Mr. Parker. Stan Lee would approve.
Hank Pym and Norman Osborn were very competitive with their Avengers teams, both aiming to achieve better media attention.
Pym was trying to get the world to believe in real heroes again, and Osborn was just trying to get the public to fall for his facade.