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Scott Brown’s letter to Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta

Washington, DC – Today, U.S. Senator Scott Brown (R-MA), member of the Senate Armed Services Committee and 32-year member of the Army National Guard, wrote Defense Secretary Leon Panetta to express his support for women who seek to serve in combat positions in the military. Senator Brown asked Secretary Panetta to consider the sacrifices made by women in Iraq and Afghanistan and urged him to “go further” in opening more service opportunities to women. The letter is as follows:

February 22, 2012

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