A Veterans Day Tribute To Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell Heroes

Every current or former service member is extraordinary for two simple reasons: they agreed to defend our nation against enemies even at risk to their own lives; and they took an oath to defend our constitution and our democracy. This Veterans Day I would like to call out a few of those extraordinary heroes who played roles in repealing “Don’t ask, don’t tell.”

Admiral Mike Mullen was the first sitting Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff to testify that Congress should repeal “Don’t ask, don’t tell.” “I have served with [lesbian, gay…