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Girl with 2 dads receives response letter from President Obama

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Even though the election is right around the corner, President Barack Obama took the time to write a letter to a 10-year-old girl who said she was bullied for having two dads.

The letter written in pencil by Sophia Bailey included a drawing of her daddies kissing. Read the letter from Sophia.

Sophia said she wanted to thank Obama for agreeing that two men can love one another.

She explained that kids at school think having two dads is gross.

Sophia asked Obama what he would do if he was teased at school for having two dads.

In the letter Sophia ended with, "I just wanted to say you really inspire me, and I hope you win on being the president."

On Nov. 1, Obama responded to Sophia's letter. Read Obama's letter.

He said it made him proud that Sophia was hopeful for the future of our nation.

He also noted that no two families look the same.

Obama advised Sophia to follow the golden rule, treat others the way you hope they will treat you.

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