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Palm Center Obtains, Shares Survey Sent to 400,000 U.S. Troops

Release Date: 
July 9, 2010
Press Contact: 
Laura McGinnis (, 202-596-0402), Cathy Renna (, 917-757-6123)

The full survey is available for download here.

SANTA BARBARA, CA, July 9, 2010 - The Palm Center has made the Westat survey, distributed to 400,000 active duty and reserve members of the armed forces, available for download. The survey is part of the Pentagon Working Group's 10-month study of the potential impact of repeal of DADT on the force. More information and an evaluation by Palm Center experts is forthcoming.

The Palm Center is a think tank at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Since 1998, the Center has been a leader in commissioning and disseminating research in the areas of gender, sexuality, and the military. For more information visit

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