Washington -- In a potential intra-government partnership, the Department of Defense has proposed tapping into the Internal Revenue Service databank to help track down military reservists who have lost contact with the DoD.

The measure, which would go before Congress and ultimately President Bush, would allow the Pentagon access to the IRS’ roster of names and addresses of up to 50,000 reservists who are eligible for a recall to active duty.

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