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‘Don’t ask, don’t tell’ moves forward in Senate

by The Next Family December 18, 2010

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Courtesy of CNN

Washington (CNN) – The Senate voted Saturday to proceed to a final vote to repeal the military’s “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy, which bans openly gay people from serving in the armed forces.

The lame-duck Senate session invoked cloture, meaning it cut off or limited debate on the socially historic and controversial legislation, by a vote of 63 to 33 – setting it up for a final vote at 3 p.m. ET.

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