By Darryl Kehrer,G. V. "Sonny" Montgomery,George H. W. Bush,Michael McGrevey
Using light humor, a few 450 visuals, and debate drawn from real legislative occasions, the past due U.S. Congressman G. V. "Sonny" Montgomery is helping readers relive the Montgomery GI Bill's 1987 enactment, whereas studying every one step of the way.
Across the Aisle's broad illustrative fabric brings the legislative procedure alive, as readers commute the old legislative street with Congressman Montgomery himself as escort, storyteller, mentor, and colleague.
Congressman Montgomery served his Mississippi ingredients for thirty years. Twenty-eight of these years integrated provider at the condo Committee on Veterans' Affairs, fourteen years as its chairman. Montgomery and a handful of associates understood that the good fortune of our all-volunteer army could hinge on an enduring "GI invoice" schooling program.
Indeed the Montgomery GI invoice has confirmed to assist the US on many fronts, together with postsecondary schooling and coaching, nationwide protection, army recruiting, group and adolescence improvement, fiscal competitiveness, and civic leadership.
Montgomery's certain first-person account brings Washington, D.C., and lawmaking alive with enduring classes in management, persuasion, civility, and that undying virtue-perseverance.
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