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2010-12-15 11:06:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Legion remains strongly opposed to a renewed and intensified Congressional effort to hastily repeal the Pentagon's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" law during Congress's rapidly expiring lame duck session.

2010-11-30 15:19:00

No Level of Risk Should be Acceptable Merely to Advance a Liberal Social Agenda says FRC WASHINGTON, Nov.

2010-10-19 21:26:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Family Research Council President Tony Perkins responded to today's refusal by U.S.

2010-10-14 19:53:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Family Research Council today welcomed the Justice Department's action in requesting a stay of an injunction issued Tuesday in a case dealing with homosexuality in the military. U.S.

2010-10-14 07:52:00

INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the board of directors of The American Legion met in Indianapolis, its national commander called on President Obama to immediately appeal the ruling from U.S.

2010-05-27 21:38:00

WASHINGTON, May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi spoke on the House floor tonight in support of an amendment to the Defense Authorization Act that calls for a repeal of the discriminatory Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy. The amendment passed in the House by a vote of 234 to 194.

2010-05-27 14:58:00

WASHINGTON, May 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the House prepares to vote on the Murphy Amendment to repeal the "Don't Ask Don't Tell" military service policy as part of the National Defense Authorization Act, Congressman Chaka Fattah (D-PA) releases the following letter that he has sent to colleagues in the House of Representatives applauding sponsor Congressman Patrick Murphy (D-PA) and urging all Members to vote for the Amendment.

2010-05-19 12:34:00

INDIANAPOLIS, May 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In letters to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Minority Leader John Boehner, the head of the nation's largest wartime veterans organization stated his group's opposition to repealing the military's 'don't ask, don't tell' (DADT) policy. "We feel strongly that the current policy has served the U.S.


Word of the Day
dingle
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.
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