Stories tagged: gays in the military
Tue., May 10, 2011, 2:03 p.m.
Witt to retire with full benefits
Maj. Margaret Witt, a Spokane nurse who won a major legal battle against the Pentagon in the campaign against Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, will not return to uniform and her …
Wed., Dec. 22, 2010, 7:33 a.m.
Obama signs ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ repeal
Declaring that members of the military will no longer be asked to lie, President Barack Obama fulfilled a campaign promise Wednesday and signed a landmark law repealing the ban on …
Wed., Oct. 13, 2010, 10:30 a.m.
Gates says courts should not set policy on gays
Defense Secretary Robert Gates said today that abruptly ending the military’s “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy as a federal judge has ordered would have enormous consequences.