Posted on Sun Dec 19th, 2010 11:40am PDT By X17 Staff
Lady Gaga, Ellen DeGeneres and President Obama all love to Tweet!
The Senate voted to repeal 1993's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy on Saturday, and various celebs spoke out online to voice their excitement.
Obama himself Tweeted, "By ending 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell,' no longer will patriotic Americans be asked to live a lie in order to serve the country they love," and Ellen DeGeneres wrote, "Thank you Senators for pushing us one step closer towards full equality."
Here's what other celebs had to say:
- Kathy Griffin: "FINALLY! Equality IS coming."
Katy Perry: "SUPPORTING ALL OUR TROOPS! RT @Pink: Congrats 2 US!!! REPEAL of DADT & 17 years of allowing Human Rights Violations. There's hope after all."
Neil Patrick Harris: "Don't Ask, Don't Tell REPEALED! So proud of Congress for making the right decision. Now all soldiers can serve with integrity. A great day."
Ricky Martin: "One step closer to #equality!! #DADT is gone!Historical! #lgbt"
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