(Editor's note: President Barack Obama hosted a reception in the East Room of the White House on Friday to observe LGBT Pride Month. Guests included LGBT community leaders, students, politicians and servicemembers. In his remarks, the President said that great progress has been made, but that the battle is not yet over. Here are Obama's full remarks.)
THE PRESIDENT: Hello, hello, hello! (Applause.) Thank you. Thank you, everybody. Thank you so much. Well, thank you very much.