The Brian Lehrer Show Published by The Brian Lehrer Show Gay Rights in the U.S. Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/69112/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Michael Lavers talks about President Obama has expanded federal benefits and rights to the LGBT community, and upcoming national legislation. He is national news editor for EDGE media network.