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A Democrat and a Republican have joined forces on Capitol Hill to bring forth a bill that would abolish the Selective Service System and the registration requirement on all U.S. males between ages 18 and 25.
Rowan Scarborough makes several compelling points in "Army may train women for rigor of front lines" (Web, Monday). If a woman can meet the battle-tested standards of the infantry, then I believe she should have the same opportunity as men. However, all Americans should then be mandated to register for the draft.
The House gave preliminary approval Thursday to a bill that would allow in-state college tuition for many illegal immigrants, after a marathon debate that delayed progress on other major but unfinished legislative business, including plans to increase the alcohol sales tax.