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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 ...

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 ...

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 ... But it's clear that those who do have children in the military have strong ... anti- war protesters made much of the fact that 118 out of 234 House ...

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...

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 ... 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...

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 served in ... One of the few sons who served in the military in Vietnam was Al Gore, whose ... How many troops did the various sides in the Vietnam war have?

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 ...

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.