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WHAT: News Conference of organizational leaders and military experts in support of the current law on homosexuality in the military, commonly referred to as "Don't Ask, Don't Tell." The speakers will discuss the release of the report by the Pentagon's Comprehensive Review Working Group (CRWG) on the issue of open homosexuality in the military as well a new survey showing 63 percent of military families oppose overturning the current law. An amendment to the Defense Authorization Act that would turn military medical facilities into abortion clinics will also be discussed.


* Tony Perkins, Marine Corps Veteran and President, Family Research Council

* Retired Colonel Dick Black

* Lt. Colonel Bob Maginnis, FRC's Senior Fellow for National Security

* John Hagan, former Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy

* Frank Gaffney, President, Center for Security Policy

* Elaine Donnelly, President, Center for Military Readiness

* Rep. John Fleming, M.D. (R-La.), former Lieutenant Commander of the Navy

* Charmaine Yoest, President and CEO, Americans United for Life