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Lawmakers’ Military Exemption Rate Hovers below National Average

Lawmakers’ Military Exemption Rate Hovers below National Average

SEOUL, June 9 (Korea Bizwire) – The percentage of lawmakers in the new National Assembly who were exempted from serving in the military has fallen below the national average, data showed Wednesday, a development that reflects growing demand that elected officials fulfill their obligations before asking for votes.  Of the 249 male lawmakers in the [...]