The first major speaker of the evening was Chad Griffin. Over the years he has become a great speaker. He began by thanking
When we're finally recognized or achieve the improbable, I'm going to celebrate. And I'm going to post a photo to show what is possible. Don't feel left out because your demographic doesn't have a parade or a hashtag: the very fact that you don't need one shows you're already included.
Eric Fanning was confirmed unanimously.
As a former Sergeant in the U.S. Marine Corps, I'm used to "hurry up and wait." As a gay man, I've waited my entire life for more public heroes. To all U.S. Senators: Let Freedom ring. Let Eric Fanning serve.
The Armed Services Committee unanimously approved Eric Fanning.
Eric Fanning has been waiting for a confirmation hearing since September.
Eric Fanning will take another job at the Pentagon while he waits.
President Barack Obama has the most diverse administration in history, with women and minorities holding a majority of the
"I look forward to working with Eric to keep our Army the very best in the world."
He said the Air Force faced big bills in coming years for its three top priorities: Lockheed Martin Corp's F-35 fighter jet