Aug 3, 2006 ... Absence of America's Upper Classes From the Military. ... Marine Corps boot
camp, the number of Congress members with enlisted children ... In all, about 1
percent of U.S. representatives and senators have a child in uniform. .... was that
without it, too many of the upper-class children would rush to service, ....
Mar 28, 2003 ... Marilyn Musgrave is one of few congressional members who has a son ... But it's
clear that those who do have children in the military have ...
Conflict with Iraq: Some members of Congress have great personal interest in the
war ... (Three sons in military: ... Calling attention to the children of politicians
serving in the war in some circles would be considered crass--it is ... Tell me how
many female family members of Congresspeople are serving?
Jan 22, 2007 ... When Perry Akin was in Fallujah, the congressman "didn't want to mention the ....
as he put a camera in their faces and asked whether they'd send their children to
Iraq. In arguing for a reinstatement of the military draft, Rep. ... It's difficult to
determine exactly how many lawmakers have had relativ...
Jan 11, 2014 ... Bob Casey and his daughters have never had to think about military service ...
After basic and advanced training, many American teenagers have been sent ...
about where they send the children of poor people to die or live maimed? ... Very
few congressmen served in the military even this generation who ...
Mar 14, 2005 ... It is often noted that relatively few Members of Congress have served in ... But
none has the muscle to keep a child safe in a war zone, half a world away. ... in
the general population are too young to have kids, but then many members of
congress have kids who are too young or too old to be in the military.
Jun 4, 2008 ... "I'm a combat veteran of Vietnam and I have a son who served in the ... of the
members of Congress have children or grandchildren who have served ... for
keeping the U.S. military in the Middle Eastern country," Tiron wrote.
Feb 24, 2012 ... How many children of Congressional Representatives or Senators served in the
... One of the few sons who served in the military in Vietnam was Al Gore, ... Have
any Senators and Congressional Representatives retired ...
But if you look at who in Congress have children in the military, there are a ... It is
a point of pride for many families that their children are trained and ready for ...
Aug 22, 2007 ... Source: Congressional Database. ... There are 20 senators with military service,
10 Democratic and 10 GOP. Sen. ... By contrast, many prominent Democrats who
have been smeared as unpatriotic by the GOP have served .... No profanity or
language that my children and your children cannot read, please.