President Barack Obama Administration Supports LGBT/GLBT Community. From repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" to public support of gay marriage, here's a list of numerous examples of ways President Obama showed support for the gay, lesbian, bisexual & transgender community.
JUNE 17 2009 - Ordered the federal government to extend key benefits to same–sex partners of federal employees.
JUNE 29 2009 - Hosted the first-ever White House LGBT Pride reception
AUGUST 12 2009 - Awarded the highest civilian honor, the Medal of Freedom, to Billie Jean King and Harvey Milk