The Brian Lehrer Show Edit this Published by The Brian Lehrer Show Gay Rights in the U.S. Listen 16 min Queue 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.