Gillibrand Cheers Final Days of DADT, Says DOMA Next

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand made herself something of a national figure by pushing the repeal of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell, and this afternoon, her office was about 20 minutes ahead of the White House with a statement cheering the official presidential certification that will end the policy.

Around 4 p.m. today, President Obama officially certified that the military is prepared to transition away from the policy, which begins a 60-day countdown that marks the final stages of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell. The policy is now set to end on September 20. Read More

Gillibrand Cheers Final Days of DADT, Says DOMA Next