By Markeshia Ricks - Staff writer
Posted : Tuesday Jan 24, 2012 15:30:50 EST
When don’t ask, don’t tell was repealed on Sept. 20, Col. Ginger Wallace thought it would mean she’d finally get to recognize the silent sacrifice of her partner in front of her colleagues and military friends.
The intelligence officer never dreamed it would get her an invitation to sit with first lady Michelle Obama at President Obama’s State-of-the-Union address at the Capitol.
But that’s where she’ll be tonight. And her partner of more than a decade, Kathy Knopf, will be watching from the White House.