Key Democrats oppose renewing military draft

Discussion in 'Current Affairs, News and Analysis' started by PartTimePongo, Nov 21, 2006.

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    So a Democrat is calling for the re-instatement of the draft to be considered?

    Perhaps some of the cousins or ex-pats can expand on this a bit more. I don't think he seriously expected this to be considered , and Speaker Pelosi makes that point.

    For the record, Rangel is not yet another 'Politician who never served but loves war'

    From his bio

    Congressman Rangel served in the U.S. Army from 1948-52, during which time he fought in Korea and was awarded the Purple Heart and Bronze Star

    He also doesn't seem backward in coming forward when something gets on his chebs