Gov. Jerry Brown proclaims June 2012 LGBT Pride Month

President Obama isn’t the only politician making Pride proclomations. California Governor Jerry Brown made his own Pride Proclamation. From The San Francisco Examiner:

In a statement issued Saturday, the governor called June 28, 1969 a “historic  turning point” — a day when LGBT citizens in New York City resisted police  harassment stemming from discriminatory laws during the Stonewall  Riots.

He noted that “California has been a leader in advancing the  rights of its LGBT citizens”, including a San Francisco federal appeals court’s  February ruling that found Prop 8, California’s ban on same-sex marriage,  unconstitutional.

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