President Obama's nomination of former U.S. Senator Chuck Hagel for Secretary of Defense has been controversial, partly because of Hagel's icky gay-related remarks in 1998, not to mention his bad record on LGBT issues.
Here are some statements that have come forth on the issue:
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The Pentagon really, really, really hates Wikileaks, a website devoted to publishing internal documents. Also, it thinks they might be funded by the CIA, and is generally a threat to America's safety. They released an entire report on it in 2008. Maybe it's got something to do with the leak o ... More >>
Dick Cheney appears to be a bit confused about when Don't Ask, Don't Tell started, but he thinks it should end now. In an interview on This Week, Cheney told Jonathan Karl that if Mike Mullen, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, thinks that DADT should go away, he's reluctant to second ... More >>