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    Military Sexual Assault

    Two former military service members, Defense Department (DOD) officials, and mental health professionals testified at a hearing on the relationship between military sexual assault,…

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    Sexual Assault in the Military, Part 2

    Senior military legal officials testified before the Senate Armed Services Subcommittee on Personnel about sexual assault in the military. The committee focused on a senior Air Force…

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    Sexual Assault in the Military, Part 1

    Former service members testified before the Senate Armed Services Subcommittee on Personnel about being sexually assault while serving in the military. What could be done to improve…

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    Military Suicides

    Witnesses testified about suicides among U.S. service members and initiatives within the Department of Defense to prevent military suicides, br/ including improvement of access to mental…

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    Military Recruiting

    Recruitment chiefs and personnel of the various armed forces testified about 2007 recruiting. Specific attention was paid to recruiting methods and the quality of new recruits.  …

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    Detention Policies and Military Justice

    The subcommittee holds a hearing on military justice and detention policies in the global efforts to combat terrorism. Among the issues addressed were allegations of mistreatment and…

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    Military Personnel Programs

    The Personnel Subcommittee of the Senate Armed Services committee held a hearing on military recruitment and retention programs. Among the issues they addressed were the size of the…

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    Challenges Facing Military Families

    Witnesses testified before the committee about the situation facing military families during the War in Iraq. They discussed state-level strategies for alleviating the burden on…

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    Sailors' Exposure to Chemical and Biological Weapons

    Witnesses testified about past testing of biological and chemical agents involving U.S. Naval vessels and personnel exposure to the agents. They talked about the health impact of the…

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    Gender-Integrated Military Training

    Subcommittee members heard from commanders of training programming from the four branches of the armed services on gender-integrated basic training. They and active and former enlisted…

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    Manpower Issues in 1993 Defense Authorization

    The subcommittee heard testimony on manpower issues involved in the fiscal year 1993 authorization for the Department of Defense, including the treatment of women in the military, officer…

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    Defense Department Budget Proposal

    The subcommittee examined how cuts in the defense budget will affect combat readiness as it relates to the size and training of the United States Armed Forces. Members heard the…

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    Restrictions on Women in Combat

    The subcommittee examined rules which restrict women from serving in military combat. Currently a 1948 law prohibits women from serving in combat positions. The Navy, Marine Corps…

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    Women in the Military

    The subcommittee heard testimony regarding women in the military from both service members and military wives. Representatives Beverly Byron (D-MD) and William Dickinson (R-AL) were…

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    Defense Department Morale

    The subcommittee concluded hearings to review morale of, welfare of, and recreation programs for the employees at the Department of Defense.

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