On June 26th, 2003, the Supreme Court struck down sodomy laws in Lawrence v. Texas.
On June 26th, 2013, the Supreme Court gutted the Defense of Marriage Act in United States v. Windsor.
On June 26th, 2015, the Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage across the nation in Obergefell v. Hodges.
And now, President Barack Obama says he plans to make June 26th “Equality Day.”
According to OUT.com, President Obama told Marc Maron on his podcast, WTF With Marc Maron, that he feels June 26th should be a holiday:
He promised action:
Thank you, President Obama. We appreciate your support.