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House Democrats push for reversal of 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'

Bill's backers say policy undermines national security

By Rick Klein
Globe Staff / March 3, 2005

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A group of more than 50 House members filed a bill yesterday that would reverse the 12-year-old ''Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy and allow gays and lesbians to serve openly in uniform, arguing that the ban against them undermines national security at a time when the military is struggling to recruit soldiers. (Full article: 845 words)

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