The Senate today, in a Saturday Vote, repealed 1993 policy of prohibiting openly gay servicemembers from serving in the military with a vote of 65-31 . The President and Pentagon officials must certify this this repeal will not adversely affect the military.
The House voted 250-175 earlier in the week to repeal. H.R. 2965
A press conference will be held after the vote on cspan.org (which is currently down at the present time)