Matt Gallagher

Guest

Former Army Captain, he served a 15-month deployment in Iraq; author of Kaboom: Embracing the Suck in a Savage Little War and co-editor Fire and Forget: Short Stories from the Long War

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Admiral Mike Mullen, Chair of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, made a  personal appeal  to the Senate Armed Services Committee today to repeal "Don't Ask, Don't Tell."

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The Pentagon's top brass and civilian leaders  asked the Senate  today for an end to "Don't Ask Don't Tell," saying it requires soldiers to lie about their identity.

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The Pentagon's top brass and civilian leaders asked the Senate today for an end to "Don't Ask Don't Tell," saying it requires soldiers to lie about their identity.

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