Sexual orientation in the United States military
These new developments mark a milestone in expanding the role of the government in improving healthcare provisions for the gay and lesbian veterans. Despite rumors about his parties, there never was an investigation of Steuben and he received a Congressional pension after the war. Pocan said the legislation represented the same policies as what millitary allow gays currently in place, but was needed because "without having it in law, it could change at some date in the future with a different administration. Franklin Roosevelt as Assistant Secretary of the Navy at his desk in
Phillips ordered the military on October 12,to suspend and discontinue any investigation or discharge, separation, or other proceeding that began under DADT. Mary Fallin tells National Guard to deny same-sex benefits". Homosexuality is incompatible with military service.