Obama's Measured Path to DADT Repeal

Huffington Post
September 20, 2011

No single individual or organization brought about the tremendous feat of dismantling "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" (DADT). In the best military tradition, repeal was a team accomplishment. As we celebrate this historic milestone, it's important to pause and consider the critical roles that so many played and remember that it took a remarkable campaign to pull this off and that the road to repeal was not always a smooth one - especially for President Obama.