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Congress gives up on attempt to make women register for the draft after GOP outcry

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A U.S. Army soldier bows her head in prayer at a welcome home ceremony for troops returning from Iraq in 2011 in Fort Carson, Colorado. (Photo by John Moore / Getty Images)

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