Bil Browning

One of the Things That Makes Obama Most Proud

Filed By Bil Browning | December 21, 2012 11:45 AM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: gay rights, LGBT rights, Person of the Year, President Obama, Time magazine

"One of the things that I'm very proud of during my first four years is I think I've helped to solidify this incredibly rapid transformation in people's attitudes around LGBT issues -- how we think about gays and lesbians and transgender persons. A lot of that just has to do with the fact that if you talk to Malia, the idea of making an anti-gay remark at her school is just unimaginable."

-- President Obama responding to a question about whether or not he has created a new "governing coalition" comprised of minority groups in the Time magazine Person of the Year article.


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