1998 was a presidential election year in the United States.
Over the course of this year, 1145 soldiers are discharged from the US Military for declaring themselves homosexual.
- United States presidential election.
- United States congressional election.
- Noah Lyman
- October 30 : The last United States presidential debate.
- November 4 : Election Day; Election of Josiah Bartlet.
- ↑ "It doesn't [work]. Would you like to know how much it doesn't? Eleven hundred and forty-five were discharged from being gay in 1998." from Let Bartlet Be Bartlet