16 Things We’re Going to Miss About Barack Obama

His support of same-sex marriage

The President was truly on the right side of history when he announced on June 26th 2015 that “love won,” and it was officially legal for same-sex couples to wed anywhere in the United States.

The Defense of Marriage Act had been an entrenched piece of legislation since 1996, and by striking it down, the Supreme Court paved the way for the American LGBTQ community to begin enjoying the same rights as the rest of the population.

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