Congress In No Rush To Lift 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'

Sen. Carl Levin, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, talks with reporters Feb. 6 about the economic stimulus legislation. Given the economic crisis and the situations in Iraq and Afghanistan, Levin says he doesn't think repealing the Clinton-era "don't ask, don't tell" law will be an early priority for lawmakers.
Sen. Carl Levin, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, talks with reporters Feb. 6 about the economic stimulus legislation. Given the economic crisis and the situations in Iraq and Afghanistan, Levin says he doesn't think repealing the Clinton-era "don't ask, don't tell" law will be an early priority for lawmakers.