Friday, December 17, 2010

Scott Brown Makes 59 in DADT Repeal Vote Set for Dec. 18

It's looking like the repeal of DADT could happen. It also looks like Scott Brown, who votes like a moderate, has a good shot at being president in the future if he wants:
Senator Scott Brown will vote Yes on the stand-alone bill to repeal don't ask don't tell when Harry Reid brings it up for a vote on Saturday, Brown's spokesperson confirms to me, putting the count of definite yes votes at 59, one away from the magic number of 60.

"Senator Brown will vote for a clean repeal bill when it comes up for a vote," Brown's spox, Gail Gitcho, emails. More at Plum Line