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H.R.6520 Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Act of 2010, 111th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Dec 23, 2010 Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.

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    • Could 'Gay' Issue Create Conservative Schism? - December 28, 2010 by The Huffington Post | Full News Feed - http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/z?c111:H.R.6520:”. capercaper: DADT is still law. You do realize the bill that. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/social/capercaper/conservatives-gay-rights_n_802322_72259693.html. Permalink | Share it ...

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      As noted by The Huffington Post | Full News Feed on December 28, 2010, "http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/z?c111:H.R.6520:”. capercaper: DADT is still law. You do realize the bill that. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/social/capercaper/conservatives-gay-rights_n_802322_72259693.html. Permalink | Share it ..." (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/12/29/conservatives-gay-rights_n_802322.html)
    • Defense Legislation: “Don't Ask, Don't Tell”: Military Policy and ... - December 26, 2010 by Defense Legislation - Since then, three bills have been introduced (S. 4022, S. 4023, and H.R. 6520) that would repeal the law and the DADT policy. On December 15, 2010, the House passed a stand-alone measure, identical to the language initially in the ...

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      As noted by Defense Legislation on December 26, 2010, "Since then, three bills have been introduced (S. 4022, S. 4023, and H.R. 6520) that would repeal the law and the DADT policy. On December 15, 2010, the House passed a stand-alone measure, identical to the language initially in the ..." (http://defense-legislation.blogspot.com/2010/12/dont-ask-dont-tell-military-policy-and.html)
    • Obama Says Lifting Military's Homosexual Ban Strengthens National ... - December 22, 2010 by Scotty Starnes's Blog - In signing HR 6520, the “Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Act of 2010,” Obama reversed the 1993 law (10, USC 654) that prohibited homosexuals from serving in the military and the 1993 Defense Department policy “don't ask, don't tell” (D

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      As noted by Scotty Starnes's Blog on December 22, 2010, "In signing HR 6520, the “Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Act of 2010,” Obama reversed the 1993 law (10, USC 654) that prohibited homosexuals from serving in the military and the 1993 Defense Department policy “don't ask, don't tell” (D" (http://scottystarnes.wordpress.com/2010/12/23/obama-says-lifting-military%E2%80%99s-homosexual-ban-strengthens-national-security/)

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    • House Democrats introduce stand-alone DADT repeal - December 13, 2010 by msnbc.com - The bill number is HR 6520. The text of the bill is identical to the bill that Sens. Joe Lieberman (ID-CT) and Susan Collins (R-ME) introduced on Dec. ...

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      As noted by msnbc.com on December 13, 2010, " The bill number is HR 6520. The text of the bill is identical to the bill that Sens. Joe Lieberman (ID-CT) and Susan Collins (R-ME) introduced on Dec. ... " (http://firstread.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2010/12/14/5649237-house-democrats-introduce-stand-alone-dadt-repeal)
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