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CNN: McCain says 'don't ask, don't tell' is working
Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain criticized the Obama administration's decision to try to repeal the "don't ask, don't tell" policy that prevents gay service members from serving openly in the military, saying Sunday that "the system is working." "The military is at its highest point in recruitment, in retention, in professionalism, in capability," McCain said on CNN's "State of the Union." "So to somehow allege that this policy has been damaging the military is simply false." Instead, McCain called the attempt at repeal "a political promise made by an inexperienced president or candidate for president of the United States."