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Viva_La_Revolution Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jun-16-06 01:32 AM
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6. after removing "did not serve" (etc) entries, we are left with this...

David Bonior: Staff Sgt., Air Force 1968-72
Leonard Boswell: Lt. Col., Army 1956-76; Vietnam, DFCs, etc
Jimmy Carter: Lt. Commander in the Navy 1946-53
Wesley Clark: Army 1966-2000, Vietnam, Silver star, purple heart
Max Cleland: Captain, Army 1965-68; Silver/Bronze stars, Vietnam
Bill Clinton: Did not serve (opposed war)
Tom Daschle: 1st Lt., Air Force SAC 1969-72
Gray Davis: Army Captain in Vietnam, Bronze star
Michael Dukakis: Army 1955-57
Richard Gephardt: Air National Guard, 1965-71
John Glenn: WWII and Korea; six DFCs; Air Medal w/18 Clusters
Al Gore: enlisted Aug. 1969; sent to Vietnam as journalist
Tom Harkin: Lt., Navy, 1962-67; Naval Reserve, 1968-74
Howell Heflin: Silver star WWII
Fritz Hollings: Army officer in WWII; Bronze star
Daniel Inouye: Army 1943-47; Medal of Honor, WWII
Ted Kennedy: Army, 1951-53
Bob Kerrey: Lt. j.g. Navy 1966-69; Medal of Honor, Vietnam
John Kerry: Lt., Navy 1966-70; Silver/Bronze stars, purple hearts
Tom Lantos: Served in Hungarian underground in WWII
Jim McDermott: Navy 1968-70
George McGovern: Silver star & DFC during WWII
Zell Miller: Marine Corps, 1953-56
Walter Mondale: Army 1951-53\
John Murtha: Retired Marine officer and decorated Vietnam combat veteran
Pete Peterson: Air Force Captain, POW. Purple Heart, Silver star, etc
Charles Rangel: Staff Sgt., Army 1948-52; Bronze star, Korea
Jack Reed: Army Ranger, 1971-79; Captain, Army Reserve 1979-91
Chuck Robb: U.S. Marine Corps, 1961-70, Vietnam
Pete Stark: Air Force 1955-57
Mike Thompson: Staff Sergeant, 173rd Airborne, Purple Heart
John Conyers US Army


Richard Armitage: Navy, three tours in Vietnam
George W. Bush: Texas Air Nat. Guard; skipped duty; didn't take physical; suspended from flying
Lindsey Graham: National Guard lawyer
John McCain: POW in Vietnam, Legion of Merit, Silver star, DFC, many more
Colin Powell: 35 years in Army, 4-star general
Dan Quayle: Journalism unit of the Indiana National Guard
Don Rumsfeld: served in Navy (1954-57) as flight instructor
Arnold Schwarzenegger: AWOL from Austrian army base

Pundits, Preachers, and Judges

Dan Rather: Army Reserves
Pat Robertson - US Army

Yes. That's better. :evilgrin:

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  -The list of republican cowards, draft dodgers, and chickenhawks Elwood P Dowd  Jun-16-06 12:34 AM   #0 
  - imo, it's inappropriate in the EXTREME to put.... POWs, and....  BlooInBloo   Jun-16-06 12:40 AM   #1 
  - It's grouped democrats vs republicans  Elwood P Dowd   Jun-16-06 12:43 AM   #2 
  - Powell proves that you can give 35 years of your life to America.  Rex   Jun-16-06 12:46 AM   #3 
  - powell has had no reputation with anyone who is aware that he was  niyad   Jun-16-06 01:53 AM   #8 
  - Thanks for the amazing list of GOP chickenhawks  Erika   Jun-16-06 01:02 AM   #4 
  - This is what I was talking about, Elwood - see what I mean?  BlooInBloo   Jun-16-06 01:12 AM   #5 
  - after removing "did not serve" (etc) entries, we are left with this...  Viva_La_Revolution   Jun-16-06 01:32 AM   #6 
  - The Republican Hawks are one big joke  Erika   Jun-16-06 01:40 AM   #7 
  - Pat Robertson's service was strange too  Botany   Jun-16-06 06:25 AM   #10 
  - Just a point  Sailor for Warner   Jun-16-06 06:59 AM   #13 
  - Great, now where's the list..  all_hail_gwb   Jun-16-06 05:14 AM   #9 
  - Wow look at all the Republican Cut and Runners!  Philosoraptor   Jun-16-06 06:36 AM   #11 
  - Sen. Chuck Hagel (R) served.  Swamp Rat   Jun-16-06 06:43 AM   #12 
  - Just to be fair  Sailor for Warner   Jun-16-06 08:13 AM   #14 
  - Sorry  Sailor for Warner   Jun-16-06 08:25 AM   #15 
  - What we need is a list of ALL Sen and Reps and their service..  Ioo   Jun-16-06 08:29 AM   #16 
     - True, but this post also got pretty historical  Sailor for Warner   Jun-16-06 08:31 AM   #17 

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