With 258 votes in favor, 169 opposed, and one Member voting “present,” the legislation will now be signed into law
"On the 11th hour, of the 11th day, of the 11th month, we will remember them," General of the Armies of the U.S. John "Black Jack,"...
"There're things that we can work on to make the country better. But attacking the democratic system or the country itself is not the answer”
"To choose service members on other grounds than military qualifications is social policy and has no place in our military," Carter said
"The Victory Fund's nonpartisan - So we don't talk about ‘holding the House’ so much as ‘keeping the forces who want to harm us at bay'"
It’s also the story of a queer hero
Nevada Democrat key to 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' repeal
Clinton-era policy was horrific for LGB servicemembers
A special program exploring the “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy, the fight to repeal it and how it continues to affect those who serve
For an openly out woman like Lauderback, the role as head of intelligence for a U.S. military service holds special significance.