Obama: Don't ask, don't tell, do wait
|Obama: Don't ask, don't tell, do wait|
1 Feb 09
Obama seeks assessment on gays in military
No rush to repeal 'don't ask, don't tell'
By Bryan Bender
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration is telling the Pentagon and gay-rights advocates that it will have to study the implications for national security and enlist more support in Congress before trying to overturn the so-called "don't ask, don't tell" law and allow gays to serve openly in the military, according to people involved in the discussions.