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ABC Evening News for Saturday, Dec 18, 2010
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Washington: David Kerley) The Senate vote to repeal "don't ask, don't tell" for gays in the military featured; President Obama quoted about service by gays. [Former Air Force officer Maj. Mike ALMY†, Senators Ron WYDEN, Kirsten GILLIBRAND, Carl LEVIN, Saxby CHAMBLISS, Senator John McCAIN, Secretary of Defense Robert GATES - react to the military legislation.] Findings of an ABC News/"Washington Post" poll on the view of whether homosexuals should be allowed to serve in the military cited.

(Studio: David Muir; Washington: Christiane Amanpour) The presence of openly gay military personnel in many other countries, the coming vote on START with Russia and whether it will pass in the Senate discussed. [In weekly address, OBAMA - talks about START.]

Muir, David;
Kerley, David;
Amanpour, Christiane

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