President Obama praises gay, lesbian and trans-gender people.

POSTED: Tuesday, June 1, 2010 - 8:10am

UPDATED: Monday, December 20, 2010 - 4:41pm

He says they have "strengthened and enriched the country."


President Obama insists he's doing his best to get rid of "The Defense of Marriage Act."

And adds transgender and bi-sexual to Gay Pride Month, (June).

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