Obama Wants to End DOMA and 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell,' Says OPM Counsel

July 2, 2009 | 11:31 AM EDT
Avowed lesbian Elaine Kaplan, general counsel of the White House Office of Personnel Management, said President Obama is committed to repealing the Defense of Marriage Act and the military's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy. (Nicholas Ballasy, Jon Schulter, Bridget Miller.)