Illinois, USA: President Obama Not Giving Up on Marriage Equality in State

Written by scott on June 14th, 2013

President Barack ObamaPresident Obama spoke about marriage equality at the annual Gay Pride reception, saying the fight was not over, especially for his home state of Illinois. On Top Magazine reports:

“I agree that we’re not going to have to wait that long, because from Minnesota to Maryland, from the United States Senate to the NBA, it’s clear we’re reaching a turning point. We’ve become not just more accepting; we’ve become more loving, as a country, and as a people.”
“I’ll continue to support marriage equality and states’ attempts to legalize it, including in my home state of Illinois. We’re not giving up on that,” he later added.

Did President Bush ever do one of these Gay Pride receptions? I’m guessing not…

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