The vote on the motion to proceed with the the annual defense appropriations authorization bill that includes a repeal of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell is scheduled for this afternoon.
With Jim Webb of Virginia dissenting, Harry Reid needs two Republican votes to overcome a filibuster and move the bill to a floor vote. The two most likely votes are the ladies from Maine, Susan Collins and Olympia Snowe.
Accordingly, the country’s biggest anti-DADT advocate, Lady Gaga, trekked up to Portland yesterday to demonstrate in Collins’s and Snowe’s home state.
And, apparently, yesterday Lady Gaga also had a conversation with New York senator Kirsten Gillibrand, who supports repeal of DADT. Needless to say, yesterday and today’s debates over DADT will not go down as a bright spot in the annuls of U.S. political discourse..
Notice to Readers: The American Spectator and Spectator World are marks used by independent publishing companies that are not affiliated in any way. If you are looking for The Spectator World please click on the following link: https://spectatorworld.com/.
That’s right, the Grinch (Joe Biden) is coming for your pocketbooks this Christmas season with record inflation. Just to recap, here is a list of items that have gone up during his reign.
What hasn’t increased? The cost to subscribe to The American Spectator! For a limited time, we are offering our popular yearly subscription for only $49.99. Lock in the lowest price of the year by subscribing today