Bennet, Colleagues Introduce Bill to Correct Record of Service Members Discharged Due to Sexual Orientation
Bicameral Bill Would Help Recognize Gay and Lesbian Service Members for Honorable Military Service
Jul 17, 2015Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet joined Senator Brian Schatz (D-HI) and 21 senators to introduce the Restore Honor to Service Members Act, a bill that will help service members discharged solely due to their sexual orientation correct their military records to reflect their honorable service and reinstate the benefits they earned. A companion bill has been introduced by Rep. Mark Pocan (D-WI) and Charles Rangel (D-NY) in the House of Representatives.