The Root
February 5, 2013
In his first public comment since the Boy Scouts of America announced that it would consider a proposal to allow gay members, President Obama -- who, like every president, is the honorary president of the group -- weighed in on Sunday, encouraging the group to be inclusive, the Huffington Post reports
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