When President Obama said in May that he thinks that same-sex couples (two men or two women) should have the right to marry, he said his daughters, Malia and Sasha, helped change his mind on the issue. “[Treating same-sex parents differently] doesn’t make sense to them and frankly, that’s the kind of thing that prompts a change in perspective,” Mr. Obama said in an interview with CBS news.

President Obama now supports gay marriage. Courtesy of Stefano Bolognini, WikiCommons.

President Obama now supports gay marriage. Courtesy of Stefano Bolognini, WikiCommons.