U.S. Senate votes to repeal ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ policy

December 19th, 2010 - 4:07 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- A controversial policy which bans openly gay, lesbian, and bisexuals from serving in the U.S. military is coming to an end after the U.S. Senate voted to ... Read more...

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Joe Lieberman rejects public option in health care bill

October 28th, 2009 - 3:11 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Senator Joe Lieberman told reporters on Tuesday that he will support Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on a procedural motion in order to start the ... Read more...

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US stimulus package passes decisive hurdle in Senate

February 10th, 2009 - 8:51 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 10 (DPA) The US' economic recovery package overcame a decisive hurdle in the Senate, which voted to close debate on an $827-billion compromise bill that would be the largest in ... Read more...

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