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Should the don't ask, don't tell policy be repealed?

Yes28 %28 %28 % 28.21 % (22)
No58 %58 %58 % 58.97 % (46)
I do not know7 %7 %7 % 7.69 % (6)
I have no opinion3 %3 %3 % 3.85 % (3)
Other, please list in comments1 %1 %1 % 1.28 % (1)

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1789: George Washington, the commander of the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War, is unanimously elected the first president of the United States by all 69 presidential electors who cast their votes.

1847: General Sterling Price and his troops attack the fortified Taos Pueblo being held by revolting Pueblo Indians and firebrand Hispano nationalists with 2 hours of cannonade.

1861: Representatives from 13 Northern and 7 border states hold a Peace Convention in Washington in an attempt to avoid civil war.

1861: The Confederate States of America are born when the Provisional Congress convenes in Montgomery, Alabama.



1899: After an exchange of gunfire, fighting breaks out between American troops and Filipinos near Manila, sparking the Philippine-American War.

1915: Germany decrees British waters as part of the war zone; all ships to be sunk without warning.

1923: French troops take the territories of Offenburg, Appenweier and Buhl in the Ruhr as a part of the agreement ending World War I.

1938: Hitler seizes control of the German army & puts Nazis in key posts.

1941: The United Service Organization (U.S.O.) is formed to cater to armed forces and defense industries.