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Congress Repeals DADT

Lt. Dan Choi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lt. Dan Choi

To all the supporters of equality and Don't Ask, Don't Tell's death, I am so grateful. As the legislation signals a new chapter in our journey, I call on all soldiers to gain the courage to come out.

Some Senators Who Should Not Have Voted Against DADT Repeal

James Love | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
James Love

The roll call on the Don't Ask, Don't Tell repeal is here. It seems to me that these following senators should not have voted against it.

DADT: Behind the Scenes

Jim Neal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Neal

Any hope of repealing DADT under a prospective Lieberman bill will require very tight coordination and communication between Senators Collins, Lieberman and their caucuses.

Elise Foley

'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Repeal Fails, Blocked By Senate Republicans | Elise Foley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A major defense authorization bill carrying the repeal of the military's 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' law was blocked on Thursday by Senate R...

With White House Pressing, Reid Vows DADT Repeal Will Reach Senate Floor

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) committed Wednesday night to a full vote that would repeal "Don't Ask, Don't Tell," the U.S. military's ban...

'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Showdown Looming In The Senate

Time | Mark Thompson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

If both houses pass the law and it wins President Obama's signature as part of the 2011 defense authorization bill, all it would take to end the ban i...

Lady Gaga Enters The Fray On 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Debate With Video Message

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Lady Gaga's crusade against "don't ask, don't tell" continued Thursday with a video message urging her fans to call their Senators and voice their opp...

'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Vote Coming Next Week

The Washington Blade | Chris Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Washington Blade has learned that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) intends to schedule a vote next week on major defense budget legislat...

Dems Worry 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Repeal May Be Lost In Senate Gridlock

Politico | JEN DIMASCIO & GLENN THRUSH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Congressional liberals were heartened when Barack Obama pledged to repeal "don't ask, don't tell," but their initial elation has given way to concerns...