Top 10 Politicians Of The Decade Who Were Good To The Ladies
Jessica Wakeman / December 18, 2009
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During his very first week in office, President Barack Obama reversed the "global gag rule," which had restricted giving money to international organizations in developing countries that even so much as mentioned abortion when counseling women about family planning. (These orgs didn't even have to actually provide the abortions—discussing pregnancy termination was apparently bad enough.)
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Obama and his wife, Michelle, have also been more inclusive about inviting gay and lesbian families to the White House for holiday events.