In all, about 1 percent of U.S. representatives and senators have a child in
uniform. ... Sure, there were always shirkers, but many did join their middle-class
Sep 4, 2013 ... But as World War II veterans have retired and relatively few Americans ... faced
by military personnel; about as many (74%) oppose reinstating a draft. .... ..just
curious to know how many of our past congressmen who were veterans .... yet
few of them served or would have their children serve in the military.
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 ...
Nov 11, 2014 ... ... U.S. House of Representatives who have served or are serving in the U.S.
military. ... Ten years later, 62 percent of Congress had served in the military,
while just ... 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...
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 ...
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.
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...
... House of Representatives, have children on active service in the military? ...
members Congress House Representatives children active service military .... "
When the dust settles, how many Republicans will be in the next ...
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.
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?