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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 overdue 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 large illustrative fabric brings the legislative method alive, as readers commute the old legislative highway with Congressman Montgomery himself as escort, storyteller, mentor, and colleague.

Congressman Montgomery served his Mississippi elements for thirty years. Twenty-eight of these years integrated carrier at the condo Committee on Veterans' Affairs, fourteen years as its chairman. Montgomery and a handful of fellow workers understood that the luck of our all-volunteer army could hinge on an enduring "GI invoice" schooling program.

Indeed the Montgomery GI invoice has confirmed to aid the United States on many fronts, together with postsecondary schooling and coaching, nationwide safeguard, army recruiting, staff and early life improvement, fiscal competitiveness, and civic leadership.

Montgomery's special 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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