TITLE

Rangel to reintroduce military draft measure

AUTHOR(S)
Crabtree, Susan
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Hill;1/15/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of U.S. Representative Charles Rangel to reintroduce his military draft bill.
ACCESSION #
36261387

 

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