The military has not drafted anyone into service in more than 40 years, but American men must still register when they turn 18.
By Paul J. Weber, Associated Press
WASHINGTON — Women would be required to register for the military draft under a House committee's bill that comes just months after the Defense Department lifted all gender-based restrictions on front-line combat units.
By Richard Lardner, Associated Press
Liberal and conservative organizations have launched multi-million dollar advertising campaigns to pressure members of Congress to support their positions on the Iraq war. Representatives from both camps present their views.
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