Bush, talking about the draft, “What we need to do is – don’t worry about it.” (See #1)
From March, Agency initiates steps for selective draft, “The government is taking the first steps toward a targeted military draft of Americans with special skills in computers and foreign languages.”
Rock the Vote: A NEW MILITARY DRAFT?
Also May, Old Enough to Vote? Old Enough to Die.
Despite his statements to the contrary, Bush may reinstate the draft. This is supported not only by his “stop-loss” orders extending soldiers’ duties in Iraq and the acknowledgement that there is a shortage of soldiers for a prolonged war, which seems to be what we’re in for with Bush at the helm, but also by actions of the Selective Service System,(more here), whose directors and members serve under the direction of his Administration.
Scroll down for more on the draft. Especially see: You’re Gonna Get Drafted