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Gay military couple sees overwhelming support

...realizing that it was not the disaster that some people predicted," Gary Ross said. "The day after the repeal of Don't Ask, Don't Tell was the same as the day before, except now we weren't forcing a cross-section of our military to lie about...
Discharged airman gets key role at inauguration

...there because of Hall's efforts to overturn Don't Ask Don't Tell.The president. Wow. Hall said yes. Less than...things I always believed, really, getting rid of Don't Ask Don't Tell would really help our country move forward...
Walk it back? It's time for Obama to walk gay marriage discussion forward

...fides on civil rights for gays, most notably his efforts to end the military's discrimination policy known as "don't ask, don't tell" and his administration's refusal to defend the Defense of Marriage Act, which allows states to refuse to...
Is the GOP deeply anti-gay? Hardly

...armed forces; a recent National Journal poll showed a majority of Republicans satisfied with the repeal of the "don't ask, don't tell" law. Only 37 percent of Republicans expressed support for a federal amendment to ban gay marriage nationwide...
It's not just a two-man race

...shows no interest in bombing Iran.-He's the only candidate willing to violate the politicians' version of don't-ask, don't-tell and say out loud what they all know, that the war on drugs is a useless waste of money.-And he's the only...
Picking a name for the tavern of your dreams is easy

...had a perpetually simmering brew on the stove, sort of a swill, a mystery stew that did not invite question. Don't ask, don't tell, just ladle up some on a cold winter day, a bit north of Wasilla. Nita Nettleton can be reached at nitan...
Murkowski frustrated by Reid's lame duck agenda

...considerable time debating during the lame duck session. She says Reid is trying to "rush through" a repeal of the "don't ask, don't tell" policy before lawmakers receive a report on the issue from service members. She says there are other issues...
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Candidates split on 'don't ask, don't tell'

...whether the military's "don't ask, don't tell" policy should be repealed...says he supports repeal. "Don't ask, don't tell" has re-emerged as an...later declared that while "don't ask, don't tell" is official policy, a...
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World War II vet offers view on don't ask, don't tell

Calvin Fritz has an interesting viewpoint on the controversy over the military's policy of don't ask, don't tell. The 84-year-old from Belleville, Ill., served aboard the USS St. George, a seaplane tender, in the Pacific Ocean near...
Outside editorial: Congress should act on critical to-do list

...responsible action, and GOP opposition is dangerous politics. The agenda for this month should include repealing "Don't Ask, Don't Tell," allowing gays to serve openly in the U.S. military. Among active and reserve forces, a new Pentagon study...


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