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**FILE** Invited guests are seen posing for photographs in the East Room of the White House during a reception to celebrate lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) Pride month in Washington on June 13, 2013. The Obama administration has held a Pride reception at the White House for each of the previous four years President Obama has been in office. Attendees are typically made up of leaders from the LGBT community, including lawmakers, activists and celebrities and this marks the fifth such celebration at the White House. (Associated Press)
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**FILE** Invited guests are seen posing for photographs in the East Room of the White House during a reception to celebrate lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) Pride month in Washington on June 13, 2013. The Obama administration has held a Pride reception at the White House for each of the previous four years President Obama has been in office. Attendees are typically made up of leaders from the LGBT community, including lawmakers, activists and celebrities and this marks the fifth such celebration at the White House. (Associated Press)

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