(WASHINGTON) -- All eyes may have been on pop star Lady Gaga on Monday when she appeared at rally in Maine to push for the repeal of the military’s don’t ask, don’t tell policy, but Tuesday the attention will shift to Capitol Hill. Democrats are trying to come up with the votes to start debate on a defense bill that includes the policy's repeal. Eliminating the controversial policy would give a much-needed boost to Democrats, who are looking for sweeteners to rally the base before Election Day, but they may have a rough time with Senator John McCain threatening to filibuster the bill.
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