Participants gather and listen to speakers at a rally of the Dallas LGBT Community to applaud President Obama's stance on Gay marriage and to criticize the recent ruling in North Carolina making it illegal at a rally in the Oaklawn neighborhood in Dallas, Texas Wednesday, May 9, 2012. (AP Photo/The Dallas Morning News, Brad Loper )

Obama Endorses Illinois Gay Marriage Bill

President Barack Obama, a former member of the Illinois state senate, is endorsing a gay marriage bill two state senators plan to introduce during a lame-duck session of the Illinois legislature this week, Reuters reported. According to Reuters: It’s an unusual move by a president – most of whom rarely weigh in on state legislative matters. […]