In a 5-4 decision in Obergefell v. Hodges, the Supreme Court took a huge step forward in our progress toward a more perfect union. Today, gay and lesbian couples won their right to marry. Today, love wins.  You can read the decision here .  Following the ruling, President Obama delivered a statement from the Rose Garden. Watch:  “This ruling is a victory for America.” — @POTUS on today's Supreme Court decision on marriage equality #LoveWins — The White House (@WhiteHouse) June 26, 2015 The President first reacted to the decision on Twitter:  Today is a big step in our march toward equality. Gay and lesbian couples now have the right to marry, just like anyone else. #LoveWins — President Obama (@POTUS) June 26, 2015 read more

Read more:
Live Updates on #LoveWins: The Supreme Court Rules that Gay and Lesbian Couples Can Marry