Don’t ask don’t tell
Over 200 openly-gay and lesbian military personnel came to Las Vegas for a convention this past weekend.
LAS VEGAS (AP) – A national association of gay, lesbian bisexual and transgender military personnel plan to host a conference in Las Vegas in October to help formulate strategies to reduce division over sexual orientation […]
How soon will the new law be implimented, and what, if any, effect will allowing soldiers of any sexual orientation to openly have on our forces? CBS News Military Consultant and Ret. Major Mike Lyons phoned in […]
The Senate on Saturday voted 65-31 to strike down the 17-year ban on gay men and lesbians serving openly in the military. The House of Representatives did the same earlier in the week. Do you […]
(AP) WASHINGTON (AP) – The Pentagon is playing down the risk of infantry and other combat arms troops causing problems if “don’t ask, don’t tell” is overturned.
Top Pentagon commanders spent Thursday working on new guidelines aimed at clearing up the confusion over who can enlist in the military.
(AP) A federal appeals court on Wednesday temporarily granted the U.S. government’s request for a freeze on a judge’s order requiring the military to allow openly gay troops.
A federal judge said on Monday that she is learning toward denying a government request to delay her order halting the military from enforcing its ban on openly gay troops.
A massive defense spending bill that includes a repeal of the “don’t ask, don’t tell” law banning gays from serving openly in the military stalled Tuesday after failing to clear a procedural hurdle in the […]
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