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"Don't ask, don't tell" (DADT) was the official United States policy on service by gays and lesbians in the military instituted by the Clinton Administration on ...

Don't Ask, Don't Tell (DADT) | United States policy |

Bill Clinton in 1993 signed a law (consisting of statute, regulations, and policy memoranda) directing that military personnel “don't ask, don't tell, don't pursue, ...

Repeal of “Don't Ask, Don't Tell” | Resources | Human Rights ...

The discriminatory "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" ban on gay and lesbian service members is officially in the dustbin of history. For 17 years, the law prohibited qualified ...

On This Day In 1993, Bill Clinton Announced 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'

Jul 19, 2013 ... President Bill Clinton announced the military's policy on gay service ... The policy, known as "don't ask, don't tell," allowed closeted members o.

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Officer Describes Life After 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Repeal > U.S. ...

Jun 8, 2015 ... "I felt that DoD leadership embraced the repeal of the Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy in 2011,” Smith said. And when the U.S. Supreme Court struck ...

Timeline: A history of 'don't ask, don't tell' - The Washington Post

A history of 'don't ask, don't tell'. After 17 years, the controversial policy has been repealed. Here's how it happened. SOURCE: Staff reports; GRAPHIC: Mary ...

"Don't Ask, Don't Tell": A Legal Analysis - Federation of American ...

Aug 6, 2013 ... For policy analyses, see CRS Report R42003, The Repeal of “Don't Ask,. Don't Tell”: Issues for Congress, by David F. Burrelli, and CRS Report ...

Obama Ends 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Policy - The New York Times

Jul 22, 2011 ... WASHINGTON — President Obama formally certified on Friday that the American military is ready for the repeal of the “don't ask, don't tell” ...

The Awkward Clinton-Era Debate Over 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' - The ...

Oct 10, 2014 ... ... and amid a bipartisan backlash, Clinton struck a compromise resulting in the policy–now infamous in some quarters–of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell.

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Q: Don't ask don't tell policy?
A: Adopted by the U.S. military during the Clinton presidency to allow homosexuals to stay in the military. "You are not allwed, but we won't ask, if you don't tel... Read More »
Q: Don't ask, don't tell policy?
A: no. if he wishes to change it, it still has to go through Congress and they may not permit any changes. it will be years before any such changes are ever implem... Read More »
Q: Don't Ask Don't Tell policy?
A: Kudos for asking this question. I've been thinking about this issue very much lately. I agree 100% that those honorable men and women who got booted for being g... Read More »
Q: What year was the don't ask don't tell policy passed?
A: "Don't ask, Don't tell, Don't pursue" was enacted in 1993, by President Bill Clinton. Read More »
Q: The Don't Ask Don't Tell Policy
A: For those who may not know what the Don't Ask Don't Tell policy is, in a nutshell it's a policy that allows gay people to serve in the military without hiding t... Read More »