Friday, July 16, 2004
Do you notice something odd?
On June 5, 2005 the draft machine that has been kept in storage since 1973
Ended when Nixon/Ford was President.
is being dusted off and possibly switched on if 2 bills in the House and the Senate pass.
51-48-1, that is the Republican majority in the Senate. I think the House majority is by 20. That means two things: one, this stunt is destined to die. And two...read below.
These bills were proposed in January of 2003 by Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY)
THE DEMOCRAT FROM NEW YORK
and Senator Ernest Hollings (D-SC)
THE DEMOCRAT FROM SOUTH CAROLINA
and will allow women to be drafted, with no deferments.
Proving once more that the Democrats are the Party of Slavery.
Update: Thanks to Dan Kimerling: "and i will tell you that in the house there are 222 rep's, 211 dem's and 1 independnet"
The margin is 11, not 20, but I am including Texas redistricting.