Jennifer

US Army

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Transgender woman (transitioned from a man to a woman) and long-time intelligence officer with the Army and a captain with a Stryker Brigade combat team 

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"Don't Ask, Don't Tell" was repealed four years ago.  This Tuesday, Defense Secretary Ashton  Carter extended the full range of discrimination protections to gays and lesbians .

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"Don't Ask, Don't Tell" was repealed four years ago.  This Tuesday, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter extended the full range of discrimination protections to gays and lesbians .

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