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Gays in the Military / Pace #854595

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 13, 2007
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Jonathan Karl) The uproar over the statements to the "Chicago Tribune" from Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman Gen. Peter Pace about homosexuality examined; details given about the "don't ask don't tell policy" that has been in place since 1993. [Voice of PACE - says homosexual acts are immoral.] Reaction from Senator John Warner quoted. [Former US Marine S/Sgt. Eric ALVA†- talks about gays in the military.] [July 21, 1993, retired Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman Gen. Colin POWELL†- testifies about not making moral judgements about homosexuality.]

Gibson, Charles;
Karl, Jonathan

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