Here's what a selection of local and national politicians, and others, had to say about the Supreme Court's ruling to legalize same-sex marriage.

Former U.S. Rep. Barney Frank:


Boston Mayor Marty Walsh:

I am deeply moved by the news that #SCOTUS has made marriage equality the law of the land. Read More:

U.S. Rep. Seth Moulton:

This morning, I went to the steps of the Supreme Court to hear the court’s ruling on marriage equality. Their historic...

Massachusetts Senate President Stanley Rosenberg

This is not just a victory for LGBTQ Americans; it's a victory for all people who value liberty & equality #LoveWins

#SCOTUS has confirmed what we have known in MA for many years, you should be able to marry the person you❤️ #LoveWins

Attorney General Maura Healey:

Today’s decision by #SCOTUS is a huge victory for the equality & dignity of all Americans. #MA4Equality

In MA, we fought for & won this freedom more than 10 years ago & now the rest of the country will be able to experience this. #MA4Equality

Rep. Joe Kennedy III:

Feeling your country bend towards justice is an incredible thing #loveislove #EqualityForAll #SCOTUSMarriage

… and his former college roommate, former Boston Celtic Jason Collins:

What a day to celebrate! Today also happens to be my parents' 39th wedding anniversary! Congrats to all who celebrate #love. #LoveWins

Rep. Niki Tsongas:

Our nation is stronger b/c of its commitment to defending the rights & human dignity of all people #MarriageEquality #SCOTUSMarriage

Today’s #SCOTUS decision is a historic victory for #equality & the American #family #SCOTUSMarriage

#Massachusetts played pioneering role in #marriageequality; I join those committed advocates celebrating historic #SCOTUSMarriage decision

President Barack Obama:

Today is a big step in our march toward equality. Gay and lesbian couples now have the right to marry, just like anyone else. #LoveWins

Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton:

Proud to celebrate a historic victory for marriage equality—& the courage & determination of LGBT Americans who made it possible. -H

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders:

Today the Supreme Court fulfilled the words engraved upon its building: ‘Equal justice under law.’ #SCOTUSMarriage

New Hampshire Sen. Jeanne Shaheen:

Love wins!! #SCOTUS #MarriageEquaility

Only 11 years to go from 1 to 50. We live in amazing times. #freetomarry #MarriageEquaility #scotus #mapoli

Massachusetts State Sen. Pat Jehlen:

In 2004 I was a strong ally of same sex marriage in MA and now I'm beyond thrilled #SCOTUS took it NATION wide! #mapoli #MarriageEquaility

State House Legislative Director Jessie Zimmerer:

@SoniaChangDiaz crew celebrating #MarriageEquality where it all started! Next up #TransEquity #S735! #mapoli #bospoli

Massachusetts State Sen. Mike Moore:

I commend today's #SCOTUS ruling recognizing #MarriageEquaility. It is long past time that EVERY American enjoy the right to marry #mapoli

Boston Chief of Policy Joyce Linehan:

They should declare it "Made in Massachusetts" week in Washington DC. ACA and Equal Marriage. #mapoli

Rep. Katherine Clark:

#LoveIsLove! Proud to raise my boys in a country that recognizes that love is what makes a family! #mapoli #SCOTUS