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Tom Cotton - Wikipedia

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Thomas Bryant "Tom" Cotton (born May 13, 1977) is an American politician who is the junior .... His military record shows his final discharge from the Army Reserve was in ... as a Republic...

Absence of America's Upper Classes From the Military - ABC News

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Aug 3, 2006 ... Absence of America's Upper Classes From the Military. ... Corps boot camp, the number of Congress members with enlisted children will skyrocket ... In all, about 1 percent of U.S. representatives and senators have a child in uniform. ... Many of those who serve see that Americans are being sent to act in the ...

Handful of Lawmakers Send Their Kids to War | Fox News

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Mar 28, 2003 ... Marilyn Musgrave is one of few congressional members who has a son currently ... The world will be a much better place without Saddam Hussein." ... But it's clear that those who do have children in the military have strong ...

The Millionaires in Congress Don't Care About Sending Your Son or ...

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Jan 11, 2014 ... Bob Casey and his daughters have never had to think about military service except in ... with those made by so many working-class families across the USA. ... 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 ...

Lawmakers have loved ones in combat zone - USATODAY.com

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Jan 22, 2007 ... Congressional response: House votes against war as Bush defends it | White House Iraq report shows mixed results ... 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 ...

Veterans in Congress (114th) | House Committee on Veterans Affairs

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Jan 6, 2015 ... Military Veterans in the UNITED STATES HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES ONE HUNDRED FOURTEENTH CONGRESS — January 6, 2015.

The Raw Story | McCain asked about lack of Congress members ...

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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.

A NATION AT WAR: CHILDREN OF LAWMAKERS; Senators' Sons ...

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Mar 22, 2003 ... Members of Congress with children in the military have been much more of a rarity since the demise of the draft. Those whose sons and ...

Politician's sons serving in the Afghanistan or Iraq Wars. (McCain ...

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I find it amazing that the American media does not give much coverage to a ... done anything with their lives, but have chosen to join the U.S. Military. .... Calling attention to the children of politicians serving in the war in some ...

Conservative Myth: GOP Politicians Serve in Military More Than ...

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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 ... it and volunteered for a tour of Vietnam to prevent some poor kid from going in his place.

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Most members of Congress have little direct military experience ...

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Sep 4, 2013 ... But as World War II veterans have retired and relatively few ... military personnel; about as many (74%) oppose reinstating a draft. ... But what's even worse is only a handful of members of Congress and Senators have children serving. .... ..just curious to know how many of our past congressmen who were ...

By the numbers: Veterans in Congress | PBS NewsHour

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Nov 11, 2014 ... ... of the House who have served or are serving in the U.S. military. ... That means less than 18 percent of the new congressional delegation served in the armed forces. ... This study would be really interesting if it highlighted the children of ... Only so many people can serve in the front lines but let's not for...

How many children of Congressional Representatives or Senators ...

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The answer is very, very (very) few served on active duty and went to Vietnam. Many ... One of the few sons who served in the military in Vietnam was Al Gore, ... Have any Senators and Congressional Representatives retired ...