DADT Update: the Senate
It's on to the Senate. Senator Scott Brown [R-MA] has announced his support for repealing "Don't Ask, Don't Tell, joining fellow Republicans Lisa Murkowski [AK] and Olympia Snowe [ME]. Senator Susan Collins [ME] was the only Republican to support repeal December 9.
West Virginia gay veteran Pepe Johnson delivered nearly a thousand petitions to his Democratic Senator, Joe Manchin, yesterday. We thank West Virginians for making their concerns known to their new Senator, and hope he will do the right thing for our troops and our country, which is also the right thing for West Virginians.
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