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  First Person to be Openly Gay and Elected to Congress Reacts to High Court's DADT Ruling
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Last EditedHomegrown Democrat  Nov 12, 2010 09:26pm
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AuthorChad Pergram
News DateSaturday, November 13, 2010 03:25:00 AM UTC0:0
DescriptionRep. Jared Polis, D-Colo., the first person to be openly gay and then elected to Congress, reacted to Friday's Supreme Court ruling that a controversial law banning gays serving openly can stay intact while a ruling overturning it is under appeal.

The House voted over the summer to repeal DADT decision.

Here is Polis' statement:

"Don't ask Don't tell is going to end, either judicially or legislatively, and it is better if we do it legislatively so that the military is part of the planning process.
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