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Gibbs: Obama Will Work to 'Ensure' DADT Passes During Lame Duck Congress

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Press Secretary Robert Gibbs answers questions from the media during his daily briefing at The White House in Washington Monday, July 13, 2009.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

During Tuesday's press briefing, the press corps grilled Robert Gibbs on the president's stance on "Don't Ask, Don't Tell." Far from clarifying the president's position, Gibbs left reporters baffled.

However, he did make two things clear: the president will work to "ensure" DADT is repealed during the lame duck session of Congress, and Republicans will bear the responsibility of not properly funding the military should they refuse to vote for the defense bill that contains the repeal amendment.

(H/T: Mediaite)

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