Senate votes to advance 'don't ask, don't tell,' DREAM Act fails
December 18th, 2010
09:17 AM ET
4 years ago

Senate votes to advance 'don't ask, don't tell,' DREAM Act fails

Washington (CNN) - The Senate voted 65-31 on Saturday to repeal the "don't ask, don't tell" law, which bans openly gay people from serving in the armed forces.

The measure now goes to President Obama to sign. The House of Representatives passed the measure 250-175 on Wednesday.

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  1. idb

    Both acts are highly controversial and should be postponed until the new congress is in office. Harry Reid knows this and also knows that the American voter does not want either one of these. He seems to forget who it is he is working for. Or is that who he should be working for?

    December 18, 2010 10:09 am at 10:09 am |