Going on now… (in the Senate), sorta …
DREAM Act … ?
A vote on the legislation, which could happen Tuesday, would clear the way for a floor debate in the Senate about it. read more
DADT Repeal … ?
In another blow to the bill, Obama’s pick to lead the Marine Corps told a Senate panel on Tuesday that he worried that changing the policy would serve as a “distraction” to Marines fighting in Afghanistan.
“My primary concern with proposed repeal is the potential disruption to cohesion that may be caused by significant change during a period of extended combat operations,” Gen. James Amos said in a written statement provided to the panel for his confirmation hearing.
But wait… there’s more… things we’re still waiting for…
Dr Aafia Siddiqui will be sentenced on Thursday 23rd September 2010, at 9am. The hearing will be held in Judge Berman’s court at 500 Pearl Street in Manhattan, New York. Protesters in the UK will mark this with a 24 hour vigil from the eve of her sentencing.
Wait. Who ? ? ?