WHAT OTHERS SAY: Ending 'don't ask, don't tell' spending at the Pentagon

Saturday, August 11, 2012 | 6:14 p.m. CDT

On most issues, it would be troubling to see Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill's name appear on the same piece of Senate legislation as those of tea party favorites Rand Paul, R-Ky., and Ron Johnson, R-Wis. Exceptions prove the rule. The Audit the Pentagon Act introduced last week is a very good idea.