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H.R.2965 Dont Ask, Dont Tell Repeal Act of 2010, 111th Congress

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Official Bill Info

  • Latest Action: Dec 22, 2010 Became Public Law No: 111-321.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Small Business

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on December 18, 2010, with a roll call of 65 ayes, 31 nays, and 4 not voting.

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  • 66% of users support H.R.2965

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    OpenCongress Bill Summary

    • Would repeal the “Don’t Ask Don’t Tell” policy that bans gays from serving openly in the military 60 days after being signed into law.

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    Highest Rated User Comments

    • On January 12, 2011, by janice1948 - It is a huge mistake to have open homosexuality in the Military or anywhere else! This is an abomination!

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      As noted by janice1948, a user on OpenCongress.org, on January 12, 2011, "It is a huge mistake to have open homosexuality in the Military or anywhere else! This is an abomination! "

    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • Feedeep - Tell Congress - January 22, 2012 by http://www.feedeep.com/ - http://www.aclu.org/.../l-congress-pass-enda, Obama To Frustrated Voters - Tell Congress To Start Delivering - Fox News "Clearly, the policies of this administration are not working," said Toomey, one of the lawmakers newly appointed to the ...

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      As noted by http://www.feedeep.com/ on January 22, 2012, "http://www.aclu.org/.../l-congress-pass-enda, Obama To Frustrated Voters - Tell Congress To Start Delivering - Fox News "Clearly, the policies of this administration are not working," said Toomey, one of the lawmakers newly appointed to the ... " (/url?q=http://www.feedeep.com/%3Ff%3DTell%2BCongress&sa=U&ei=2ZsjT__MNMvvggfV07D3CA&ved=0CCIQmAEwAQ&usg=AFQjCNGZ-eTD1-2TIB4r81U6MeQjIs-Wdw)
    • Feedeep - Tell Congress - Sort Image - January 22, 2012 by http://www.feedeep.com/ - http://www.aclu.org/.../l-congress-pass-enda, Obama To Frustrated Voters - Tell Congress To Start Delivering - Fox News "Clearly, the policies of this administration are not working," said Toomey, one of the lawmakers newly appointed to the ...

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      As noted by http://www.feedeep.com/ on January 22, 2012, "http://www.aclu.org/.../l-congress-pass-enda, Obama To Frustrated Voters - Tell Congress To Start Delivering - Fox News "Clearly, the policies of this administration are not working," said Toomey, one of the lawmakers newly appointed to the ... " (/url?q=http://www.feedeep.com/%3Ff%3DTell%2BCongress%26sort%3Dimage&sa=U&ei=xUoiT-a_D-SHsAKPocGUCQ&ved=0CCIQmAEwAQ&usg=AFQjCNFOybgCh4aJgtE5OW2kD211gNWBIQ)
    • Feedeep - Tell Congress - Sort Image - January 22, 2012 by http://www.feedeep.com/ - http://www.aclu.org/.../l-congress-pass-enda, Obama To Frustrated Voters - Tell Congress To Start Delivering - Fox News "Clearly, the policies of this administration are not working," said Toomey, one of the lawmakers newly appointed to the ...

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    Highly Rated News Articles

    • President Obama signs 'Don't ask, don't tell' repeal - December 22, 2010 by Cleveland Advocate - Only a week prior, the House of Representatives voted 250 to 175 in favor of the HR 2965 stand-alone bill titled: 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Act of 2010. ...

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      As noted by Cleveland Advocate on December 22, 2010, " Only a week prior, the House of Representatives voted 250 to 175 in favor of the HR 2965 stand-alone bill titled: 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Act of 2010. ... " (http://www.hcnonline.com/cypress/news/article_9c99fa22-0eee-11e0-910a-001cc4c03286.html)
    • Roll Call Report - December 22, 2010 by River Forest Leaves - A yes vote was to pass HR 2965. Tax-Cut Extensions: Voting 81-19, the Senate sent the House a bill (HR 4853, above) to extend Bush-era tax cuts, ...

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      As noted by River Forest Leaves on December 22, 2010, " A yes vote was to pass HR 2965. Tax-Cut Extensions: Voting 81-19, the Senate sent the House a bill (HR 4853, above) to extend Bush-era tax cuts, ... " (http://www.pioneerlocal.com/riverforest/news/2976636,pioneer-press-rollcall-122310-s1.article)
    • Small-Business Research Bill Becomes Law, Sort of - December 21, 2010 by New York Times (blog) - On Wednesday, President Obama signed HR 2965 into law. Only now it is no longer called the SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act of 2009 — it is the Don't Ask, ...

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      As noted by New York Times (blog) on December 21, 2010, " On Wednesday, President Obama signed HR 2965 into law. Only now it is no longer called the SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act of 2009 — it is the Don't Ask, ... " (http://boss.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/12/22/small-business-research-bill-becomes-law-sort-of/?src=twrhp)
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