Latest Don't Ask, Don't Tell Stories

2009-10-08 11:31:00

New Data Show Lesbian Discharges in Air Force Are Disproportionate; Lt. Col. Is Reprimanded and Removed From Classroom SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Oct.

2009-09-30 14:53:00

Military Opponents of Gay Ban Increasingly Vocal; 'Unit Cohesion' Argument Suffers a Blow SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An official Pentagon journal has published a report calling for the repeal of the "don't ask, don't tell" policy.

2009-09-14 13:03:00

Continuation of Emergency Status Allows President Additional Year to Sign Executive Order SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Sept.

2009-09-03 13:12:00

Navy Promoted Supervisor Responsible for Violence SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Sept.

2009-08-10 12:32:00

Exercises Executive Power Five Times While Claiming No Authority to End Gay Firings SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Aug.

2009-07-27 10:09:00

LOS ANGELES, July 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A working group on the military's "don't ask, don't tell" policy comprised of retired general officers, scholars and a former member of Congress issued a statement today in response to inaccurate or misleading statements made about the policy by President Barack Obama, Secretary of Defense Robert Gates, Rep.

2009-07-06 12:43:00

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., July 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Palm Center today released a legal memo that outlines what steps the Secretary of Defense can take to modify the enforcement of "don't ask, don't tell" while the President works with Congress to repeal the law.

2009-07-02 10:44:00

WASHINGTON, July 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Rep.

2009-07-01 15:00:00

Pentagon Studies Ways to Relax Enforcement as First Step; Impact on Troops Would be Minimal SANTA BARBARA, Calif., July 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the wake of yesterday's unexpected Pentagon announcement about gays in the military, experts say the "don't ask, don't tell" policy may be on the brink of irreversible change that would speed up its demise.

2009-06-23 15:24:00

WASHINGTON, June 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Chaka Fattah (D-PA), a longtime supporter of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) civil rights, is advocating for two new Congressional initiatives that challenge discrimination against homosexuals in employment and in the military. Rep.

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