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Standing up for Joe Lieberman

Aubrey Sarvis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aubrey Sarvis

Now that Senator Lieberman has announced he will not seek another term for the Senate, many pundits took Alice Roosevelt Longworth's witticism to heart: "If you can't say anything good about someone, sit right here by me."

Joe Lieberman Reflects On Crusade To Repeal 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'

The Daily Beast | Howard Kurtz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Lieberman says he doesn't know whether the battle will help him politically, and his relationship with home-state Democrats may have deteriorated beyo...

Sam Stein

Top Democrats 'Supportive' Of Keeping Senate In Session For 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Repeal | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Top Senate Democrats are willing to keep the chamber in session longer than expected in order to overturn the military's "Don't Ask, Don...

Lieberman: DADT Repeal Has The Votes If Republicans Get The Debate Time They Want

The Advocate | Kerry Eleveld | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Joe Lieberman said Thursday that repealing "don't ask, don't tell" as part of the National Defense Authorization Act is no longer a question of v...

White House, Democratic Senators Push for DADT Repeal This Year

Karen Ocamb | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Karen Ocamb

Sen. Joe Lieberman and several Democratic senators are holding a press conference Thursday morning "to bring this vote up."

Purim and the End of "Don't Ask Don't Tell"

Aaron Zelinsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aaron Zelinsky

The Purim story has a special resonance this year: The Book of Esther marks civilization's first recorded repudiation of "Don't Ask Don't Tell."

Lieberman To Take Lead On 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Repeal

Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) will be the lead sponsor of legislation to repeal the controversial "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy that prevents openly g...

White House Talks DADT Repeal With Lieberman

The Advocate | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Shortly after President Barack Obama pledged Saturday to end "don't ask, don't tell" during a speech to the Human Rights Campaign, the Administration'...