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Gay Iraq Vet Congressional Candidate Anthony Woods Talks to CNN

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Anthony Woods, who earned the Bronze star serving in Iraq and was discharged under "Don't Ask, Don't Tell", is running in a special election to replace outgoing Representative Ellen Tauscher. He was recently interviewed by CNN.

Watch it, AFTER THE JUMP...

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  1. I don't live in CA - but went to his website and made a contribution to his campaign - he seems like just what we need in Congress!

    Posted by: Joe | Jun 15, 2009 11:56:54 AM


  2. He sounds like a smart/well rounded individual and wish him well..I hope he wins!

    Posted by: Disgusted Gay American | Jun 15, 2009 12:06:29 PM


  3. ditto Joe

    For everyone else, here is his web address

    http://www.anthonywoodsforcongress.com/home.html

    Posted by: jimmyboyo | Jun 15, 2009 12:07:10 PM


  4. Joe

    Ditto

    Here is his web address for anyone else interested in learning more and or donating

    http://www.anthonywoodsforcongress.com/home.html

    Posted by: Jimmyboyo | Jun 15, 2009 12:20:41 PM


  5. I contributed, too. He's a friend of former colleague of mine.

    I suggest everyone contribute, especially those making lame threats to create a new political party. Here's a rare chance to support someone who wants to move our issues along.

    Posted by: Nick | Jun 15, 2009 12:21:27 PM


  6. He's a brilliant star. His website graphite says it too.

    Posted by: Scott | Jun 15, 2009 12:58:11 PM


  7. Nick, that's exactly what I was going to say.

    Also, if you're tired of handing over money to organizations that serve only to enrich themselves and do little for us, supporting candidate Woods is a refreshing alternative.

    Posted by: Hank Drake | Jun 15, 2009 1:12:14 PM


  8. I donated once already to Anthony Woods and I actually received a letter from hif office this weekend. I'll pony up a little more to help him out.

    Posted by: Chitown Kev | Jun 15, 2009 1:20:32 PM


  9. Seeing someone as intelligent and capable as this gentleman is shows how ludicrous DADT is. Count me in for Anthony Woods and thanks for posting this.

    Posted by: mikeyj | Jun 15, 2009 2:29:52 PM


  10. I guess I'm gonna have to register to vote at my parents house in Walnut Creek so I can vote for him.

    On another note, how many times can he say "military" in one interview.

    Posted by: Marc | Jun 15, 2009 2:34:30 PM


  11. Great story.

    Posted by: db | Jun 15, 2009 7:29:58 PM


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