The last hours of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell

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Tomorrow, Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell will officially be repealed. In July, President Obama, Defense Secretary Panetta, and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Admiral Mullen declared the military ready for the repeal, pending the 60-day waiting period demanded by late Senator Robert Byrd (D-West Virginia).

But Senator Robert Byrd’s waiting period will over on Tuesday, as will be the 17-year-old statute banning gay and lesbian Americans from serving openly in the military. The Servicemembers’ Legal Defense Network provided this countdown clock to track the seconds.

The last hours of Don't Ask, Don't Tell

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