By Elaine Donnelly
Extending sexual misconduct to combat units
Independent voices from the TWT Communities
Boy Scout executives should delay making any decision about changing the national membership policy on gays until the organization's councils have had a chance to speak on the issue, a Boy Scouts of America council leader said Tuesday.
This membership policy was reaffirmed in July, so when the BSA announced Jan. 28 that its leaders were going to consider rescinding it, "We were caught totally off guard," said Mr. Godfrey.