House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer told reporters today that he sees a bright future for the passage of the Employment Nondiscrimination Act pending in Congress even though it's an election year. Hoyer (D-MD) said he see that measure and the ban on gays in the military being "resolved," though didn't give a specific time frame.
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"We passed that through the House, so it is not like this is a new issue for the members. Already a significant majority of members of the House have already voted for this," Hoyer said after a reporter asked about the bill's chances.
Hoyer also weighed in on Don'tÂ Ask,Â Don'tÂ Tell,Â another major issue that gay rights activists want to see completed this year but which may be passed off until after the midterm election.