With Sen. Ben Nelson, Carl Levin Has His 15th Vote for DADT

It’s funny that Sen. Ben Nelson’s reported Yes vote will be considered “the one” that put the DADT repeal measure through the Senate Armed Services Committee, and Nelson will come off looking all heroic. But what about the 14 other senators who already committed to voting yes? They’re the ones who’ve been on board the longest, and here comes Nelson, the Nebraska Democrat, taking all the glory.