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INSIGHT: U.S. swears in first openly gay Army Secretary

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I Eric Fanning.>> Do solemnly swear.>> Do solemnly swear.>> That I will support and defend the Constitution of the United States.>> That I will support and defend the Constitution of the United States. It has been a long process to get here. One that I don't think even the writers from House of Cards could have scripted if they tried.
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It's a confusing process that makes you feel vulnerable and out there alone. And so I thank all of you for all that you have done these many months to help me get confirmed. And Ben, your patience at home because I know there were days that I probably was not the most pleasant person to be around.
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