BSA voting on change to openly gay Scouts policy

BoyScouts of America leaders are meeting in Texas to vote on whether or not to changethe long standing ban on openly gay Boy Scouts.{}The two day meeting of 1,400 local Boys Scout leaders begins Wednesdayand will conclude Thursday with the vote.{}Scouting officials have proposed allowing openly gay Scouts whilekeeping the ban on gay adult Scout leaders.

The firstof the ballots will be opened today, with the final vote Thursday.