Listen to President Obama Congratulate the Prop 8 Plaintiffs

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June 26 2013 11:46 AM

Listen to Obama Call the Prop 8 Plaintiffs to Congratulate Them From Air Force One

Kris Perry and Sandy Stier, two of the plaintiffs who challenged Prop 8, were on MSNBC this morning discussing the Supreme Court's landmark decisions on gay marriage when the interview was interrupted by a phone call. Who was on the other line, you ask? President Obama. (h/t TPM, which snagged the video)

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Josh Voorhees is a Slate senior writer. He lives in Iowa City. 

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