Obama traces LGBT progress while in office


By Anna Peirano

After last week’s disappointment, in which President Obama refused to issue an executive order prohibiting federal contractors from discrimination against LGBT people, staffers for the Obama administration created the below infographic to demonstrate what the President has done during his time in office.

The @BarackObama account on twitter put out this message earlier today:

The link takes you to the Obama-Biden website, where you can view the full image tracing the road from 2009 to present day. The Atlantic noted that the timeline shows a “measurable slow down on LGBT activity once the 2012 calendar year begins.”

What do you think of Obama’s progress over the last three years? 

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