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Revive Congressional War Powers to Ensure Md. National Guard Can Fulfill Its Duties

February 3, 2022

The war in Afghanistan is over, but 2022 will mark 19 years of American troops in Iraq, 11 in Somalia and seven in Syria. But Maryland House Bill 273, the Defend the Guard Act, can help address these undeclared wars by demanding that Congress reclaim its war powers, restore accountability and ensure Maryland’s National Guard serves our communities. Defend the Guard is part of a veteran-led nonpartisan effort that includes similar legislation introduced in more than 40 states.

Article Source: Maryland Matters

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