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February 4, 2010 11:28 AM

Commentary: 'Don't ask, don't tell' is a byproduct of a different time

The federal policy that allows gays and lesbians to serve in the military until someone outs them is nearly 17 years old. It's high time that it grew up. America is a different place than it was in 1993 when Congress passed the law as a rebuke of President Bill Clinton.

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