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Women In Combat

Former Tucson lawmaker Terri Proud is fired for remarks on female veterans; her supervisor resigns

Former Tucson lawmaker Terri Proud is fired for remarks on female veterans; her supervisor resigns

Former Tucson lawmaker Terri Proud, who was just hired by the state Veterans' Services Department, was fired Wednesday in the wake of her statement in a news story that menstrual cycles might be too problematic for women to be in combat. The department director who hired her has resigned.

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Ex-lawmaker Proud takes state job in Arizona Veterans' Services

Ex-lawmaker Proud takes state job in Arizona Veterans' Services

A former Tucson lawmaker just hired to coordinate a female veterans' conference isn't sure women belong on the front lines, at least partly because combat is no place to be dealing with menstrual cycle issues.

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Policy finally matches reality on women in combat

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