(The military’s express policy of) discrimination according to sexual preference ended on this date.
Scott Brown voted for it, but is downplaying it to minimize damage to his Tea Party support. Weenies about it or not, eight Republicans voted to repeal. In about 10 years, they’ll be taking credit for the whole thing.
Alleged Democratic Senator Joe Manchin skipped out on the vote altogether to attend a Christmas party.
Credit where it’s due – Lieberman was instrumental.
Addendum: I’ve scanned a few of the conservative blogs. Some of them appear to be quite subdued, with Red State not even mentioning the repeal. Hot Air posted a slew of conservative comments. This is my favorite: