The below article is from the Miami Herald. They seem to want the "dream act" as well to pass. Go figure.
The U.S. Senate struck a blow for equal rights on Saturday by repealing the 17-year ban on gays and lesbians serving openly in the military. The 65-31 vote will make it much easier for untold numbers of men and women who want to serve their country to do just that without having to lie about their sexual orientation.