Lady Gaga Meets President Obama!

Celebrity News Sep. 26, 2011 AT 6:57PM
Lady Gaga Meets President Obama! Credit: Jun Sato/WireImage.com; Michael Kovac/WireImage.com

The little monsters' leader met the President of the USA on Sunday!

Lady Gaga attended a political fundraiser for President Barack Obama in Silicon Valley, Calif. According to CNN, the $35,800-a-person event for about 70 people was hosted in the yard of Facebook's COO, Cheryl Sandberg.

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On Wednesday, the 25-year-old pop star (real name: Stefani Germanotta) told her fans via Twitter she's spent the past [few] days "reflecting, crying and yelling." Her outrage, she explained, was over the suicide of 14-year-old Jamey Rodemeyer, who took his own life because of bullying.

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The teen, who took his life on Sept. 18, wrote in his final tweet: "Bye Mother Monster. Thank you for all you have done. Paws up forever."

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"I have so much anger," Gaga said. "Bullying must become illegal. It is a hate crime. I am meeting with our president. This must end. Our generation has the power to end it."

According to ABC News sources, Gaga asked Obama, 50, a question during the Q&A. She reportedly thanked him for what he's accomplished and hosting his anti-bullying conference with Michelle Obama earlier this year. A source told the site the "You and I" singer then pleaded to "everyone in the room, including the president, to do what they can to prevent bullying."

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