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  • Rumsfeld: "Time Has Come" To Allow Gays To Serve Openly

    02/12/2011 6:12:20 PM PST · by FTJM · 139 replies
    ABC News ^ | 2/11/11 | Steven Portnoy
    Former defense secretary Donald Rumsfeld, who served at the Pentagon under two Republican presidents, says the “time has come” time for gays and lesbians to serve openly in the US military. Two months after President Obama signed a law that will lead to the repeal of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, Rumsfeld told ABC News Radio that the nation is ready for open service. “First of all, we know that gays and lesbians have been serving in the military for decades with honorable service,” Rumsfeld said. “We know that [repeal of a ban on gays serving openly] is an idea whose...