Defense Secretary Panetta Extends LGB...

Defense Secretary Panetta Extends LGB Military Spousal Rights

There are 2 comments on the story from Feb 11, 2013, titled Defense Secretary Panetta Extends LGB Military Spousal Rights. In it, reports that:

Defense Secretary Leon Panetta announced today that he was extending what is being called a substantive package of benefits for the spouses of LGB service members. The announced package does not extend fully to all rights including burial rights at national cemeteries and certain oversees travel.

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“Headed toward the cliff”

Since: Nov 07

Tawas City, Michigan

#2 Feb 11, 2013
Hmmm, the military ID cards and joint duty assignments are probably the most significant benefits.

My husband & I spent nearly half our 20 year military career stationed half a world apart. Who knows, maybe that's why we're still together!


“Judge less, Love more”

Since: Apr 07

Born in Newark Ohio

#3 Feb 11, 2013
Too bad this came to late for Charlie Morgan, a chief warrant officer in the New Hampshire Army National Guard.

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