During Obama’s campaign,he pledged that the U.S. would form a national citizen police force that would be just as powerful and just as well funded as the U.S. military.
Charlie Rangel D.N.Y., means to make Obama’s plans come true. 

Charlie Rangel

Charlie’s bill is called the — Universal National Service Act , H.R. 111-5741.  It would force U.S. citizens to serve in uniforms as  members of the U.S. military, or in a $650 BILLION funded civilian police force or or in any other civilian capacity determined by the president. The president would determine “satisfactory performance” and punishment for failure to comply.

An organization calledOperation Sit In  is recruiting volunteers to be ready at any time to go to Washington to protest the passage of this bill.  OR  call your senator.
                      Operation Sit In has provided the following information.

                            Status of HR-5741,
Currently in debate in the House Committee on Armed Services, HR-5471 is chaired by Rep. Ike Skelton (D)-MO.  Call  Rep. Skelton to express your views on HR-5741.  “As always, when corresponding with a member of Congress, remain courteous and respectful.  No threats, insults, foul language, etc.  A majority of bills never make it through the committee process and neither should this one.”

Rangel is facing 13 counts for violating congressional ethics rules and federal law, Charlie will face his accusers on Nov.13th in court.


~ by riffenberg on October 29, 2010.

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