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Jarrett Barrios Invited a Bunch of Obama Appointees Over for Tea + Talking

THE SHOT — GLAAD chief Jarrett Barrios kicks the Equality Forum panel in Philadelphia, whose guests are are: Jeremy Bernard (a director at the National Endowment for the Humanities, and big-time Obama campaign fundraiser), Brian Bond (the White House’s Office of Public Engagement deputy director), Jenn Jones (an adviser at the Department of Housing and Urban Development), and Kevin Naff (DC Agenda/Washington Blade owner-editor). Follow along!

• Bond, who says Obama deserves credit for getting a DADT repeal moving forward, reveals the president will issue another LGBT memo

• Naff insists Obama, unwilling to take major risks, doesn’t get to call himself our “fierce advocate”

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