Tag Archives: DADT

Obama signs Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell Repeal

Tweet Pic via Evan Vucci/AP This morning, President Obama signed into law the repeal of the 17-year old discriminatory military policy Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell. He stated, “No longer will tens of thousands of Americans in uniform be asked to live a lie.” Pam’s House Blend has full remarks here, including reactions to the signing [...]
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Fox News Coverage on Don’t Ask Don’t Tell Repeal

TweetShocked, shocked I say. Via Pam, via StopBeck. Tweet
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BREAKING: Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell Repeal Imminent; DREAM Act dies in the Senate

TweetAfter the last two years of promises and let-downs, high hopes and massive hold-ups, finally ending the discriminatory military policy Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell has been decided by the Senate with a vote of 63 to 33  to close the debate and allow the repeal to move forward. This means just 51 Senators can now [...]
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What We Missed

Tweet Here’s a preview of the documentary narrated by Rachel Maddow, “The Assassination of Dr. Tiller,” which airs on Monday, October 25th at 9 pm Eastern. The Obama Administration released a report today on the recession’s impact on women. Really, guys? AP asks: “Will straight and gay troops have to shower next to one another?” [...]
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DADT Update: Court of Appeals issues stay requested by Obama administration

TweetWhat the fuck: A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has issued a temporary stay of U.S. District Judge Virginia Phillips’s Oct. 12 order in Log Cabin Republicans v. United States halting all enforcement of the military’s “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy. After DADT had been halted from enforcement [...]
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