President Obama reacts to Supreme Court's gay marriage ruling on Twitter: 'Love wins'

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President Obama Responds to SCOTUS Same-Sex Marriage Ruling


Following the landmark 5-4 Supreme Court decision earlier Friday that grants same-sex couples the right to marry in all 50 states, the reactions were passionate, overwhelmingly positive, and unavoidable.

#LoveWins, #SCOTUSmarriage, Happy Pride, Supreme Court, 14th Ammendment, and countless other related hashtags and phrases were trending nationwide almost immediately.

President Obama was one of the first to chime in and support SCOTUS:



Vice President Joe Biden also shared his support of the decision:



See how other notable figures reacted in the gallery below:

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Twitter reactions: SCOTUS legalizes same sex marriage
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President Obama reacts to Supreme Court's gay marriage ruling on Twitter: 'Love wins'
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
This is a piece of writing. http://t.co/tlDKhd03HF
We’re on board. Diversity strengthens us all & today we celebrate #MarriageEquality & the landmark #SCOTUS decision. http://t.co/gqej2xMzIU
It's about time! Let's celebrate #LGBT #pride! http://t.co/JzNZNKsQ8U #SCOTUSMarriage #MAKERSPride
Proud. http://t.co/9J44PCYeuQ
My thoughts on today's Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage: http://t.co/fd4nzBmUBl
The Supreme Court ruled that the Constitution guarantees a nationwide right to gay marriage http://t.co/x07L3wSh5H http://t.co/IECRwq30k1
Love won. #MarriageEquality
Hugely emotional that marriage equality has finally come to the U.S. History! Love ALWAYS wins. ❤️❤️❤️
#LoveWins. http://t.co/s5aiwIsFz8
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BREAKING: THE SUPREME COURT ENDS SAME_SEX MARRIAGE BANS NATIONWIDE. #SCOTUS
Love is Love ❤️💚💜💙💛🌈 http://t.co/IHRaQKd36z
http://t.co/BCW7S5OK94
Basic. Human. Rights. http://t.co/jC5mYJGBza http://t.co/OImfLkTGhM
BREAKING: Supreme Court extends same-sex marriage nationwide: http://t.co/HFfzH2jpma http://t.co/fxUsejalNO
Huge day for America.. Happy to see the news. All the love
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