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The National Commission on Military, National, and Public Service today released an Interim Report and hosted a discussion, From Ethos to Action: Every American Inspired and Eager to Serve, on its initial findings following a yearlong tour and asked for more Americans to weigh in on potential reforms to the Selective Service System, and how to increase participation in military, national, and public service before issuing its final report in 2020.  
Chairman Joe Heck of the National Commission on Military, National, and Public Service released the following statement on the MLK day of service:
On behalf of the National Commission on Military, National, and Public Service, I offer my heartfelt condolences to the entire Bush family. The Commissioners and I mourn President George H.W. Bush’s passing and hold his family, and all who were inspired by his commitment to our country, in our thoughts and prayers.  
The National Commission on Military, National, and Public Service will host a public meeting from 2:30 - 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 20, 2018 at California State University, Los Angeles Campus. From 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m., the Commission will host a service fair, allowing students to get connected with volunteer opportunities.
The National Commission on Military, National, and Public Service will host a public forum at the United Tribes Technical College 22nd Annual Tribal Leaders Summit from 9:30-11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at the Bismarck Event Center.
Chairman Joe Heck of the National Commission on Military, National, and Public Service released the following statement on the passing of Senator John McCain:
The National Commission on Military, National, and Public Service will host a public meeting from 6:30-8:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 16, 2018 at the National Civil Rights Museum at the Lorraine Motel.

More than 60 other countries require their adult citizens to serve in the military. If the U.S. were to start over today, would we make it a requirement?