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Dying soldier fights for family's rights

  Lt. Col. Victor Fehrenbach (ret.), US Air Force Fighter Pilot and author of “Out Of The Blue,” talks with Rachel Maddow about the fight to expand military family benefits for same sex couples and the impediment that is DOMA, which is defended by Republicans led by House Speaker John Boehner.

Military extends benefits to same-sex couples

  Allyson Robinson, executive director of OutServe-SLDN, talks with MSNBC’s Thomas Roberts about the possible announcement that the U.S. Military will extend some benefits to same-sex partners, following the death of Charlie Morgan, who came out on nation TV the day “don’t ask, don’t tell” ended.

Log Cabin Republicans: Hagel is not a good choice

  Executive Director Gregory Angelo explains why Sen. Chuck Hagel's past insensitivity towards issues such as "Don't ask, don't tell," could hinder his decision making as Secretary of Defense.

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  Jeh Johnson, 'warrior for fairness'

Jeh Johnson, former Defense Department general counsel, in his first interview since leaving office, talks with Rachel Maddow about his role in working with the military through the repeal of "Don't ask, don't tell."

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Charlie Morgan
Charlie Morgan

Chief Warrant Officer Morgan attends an event honoring the one year anniversary of the repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell," held aboard the USS Intrepid in New York on Sept. 18, 2012. She is joined by her mother, Maria Brittian and her sister, Lynda Gangloff. Morgan has served in the Army since 1982.

Ashley Broadway, left, and Lt. Col. Heather Mack
Ashley Broadway, left, and Lt. Col. Heather Mack

Ashley Broadway, left, married her 15-year companion, Lt. Col. Heather Mack, in November — their first chance to hold a formal ceremony after the 2011 repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell."