Bush Calls for Civilian Reserve Corps A volunteer civilian reserve corps that would allow the government to hire civilians with critical skills to serve on missions abroad, was mentioned in the State of the Union speech. The idea was promoted by Carlos Pascual a year ago, when he served as coordinator for Reconstruction and Stabilization at the State Department.
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Bush Calls for Civilian Reserve Corps

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Bush Calls for Civilian Reserve Corps

Bush Calls for Civilian Reserve Corps

Bush Calls for Civilian Reserve Corps

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In his State of the Union speech Tuesday, President Bush mentioned a volunteer civilian reserve corps that would allow the government to hire civilians with critical skills to serve on missions abroad. The idea was promoted by Carlos Pascual a year ago, when he served as coordinator for Reconstruction and Stabilization at the State Department.

Melissa Block talks with Pascual, who now studies foreign policy at the Brookings Institution.