selective service system


Monday, February 1st, 2016

Citizen or Immigrant, Latinas May Have to Sign Up for Military Draft

*6,500 women turn 18 every day.  vAS i t stands today, only men are required to register with the U.S. Selective Service. That could change now that all combat roles have been open to women. But that decision will come from the U.S. Congress, not the Selective Service. VL By Patricia Guadalupe, NBC News The

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015

Will women have to register with the Selective Service?

By Victor Landa, NewsTaco On December 3rd Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced the Obama administration’s decision to open all combat positions to women, without exceptions. That means women now have the opportunity to serve anywhere in the...

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015

Important Information For Parents

SPONSORED CONTENT (NAPSA)—Kids depend on their parents for guidance, and the help that they get can make a big difference in their lives. If you are the parent of a young man who is turning 18 or...

Monday, September 28th, 2015

Don’t Miss These Government Deadlines

SPONSORED CONTENT When it comes to the federal government, getting what you need and meeting your obligations, some dates and times can be particularly important. Here’s a look at a few you should know. 1.Selective Service Enrollment....

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

Facts About the Selective Service for Noncitizens

SPONSORED CONTENT (NAPSA)—. It’s important to note that there are few exceptions to this law. It applies to almost all male U.S. citizens and male aliens living in the U.S. who are 18 through 25—not just citizens....

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

Knowledge is Power; Unlocking the Door

By Albert Gonzales Knowledge is power. For young Latino men especially, knowledge of the Federal requirement to register with Selective Service is the power to realize dreams and goals of success. On the other hand, lack of knowledge...