Presidential Children Don’t Belong in Battle

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The assignment to Iraq or Afghanistan of a service member who is the son or daughter of a president or vice president does not make sense. No matter what the young person’s desires or career needs are, they are of little importance compared with ensuring that our leaders are able to stay focused on the important business of the nation — and not worrying about the fate of a child a world away.

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If all elected officials had children in combat, p... by sometimes blinded on Sunday, Sep 28, 2008 at 10:06:34 PM
I think that all those who voted for the war shoul... by Sheila Samples on Sunday, Sep 28, 2008 at 10:22:50 PM