List of the first LGBT holders of political offices - Wikipedia - homosexual government officials


List of the first LGBT holders of political offices in the United States - Wikipedia homosexual government officials

Prime Minister – Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir – [First openly gay person in the world to be elected head of government] Minister of Social Affairs and Social Security – Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir – , [1].

one state governor (Jim McGreevey) has come out as gay just before resigning from office, and one openly gay person (Jared Polis) was elected governor after coming out as gay. no openly LGBT person has served as president or vice president of the United States, nor has an openly gay person ever served on the Supreme Court of the United States or served as a Cabinet Secretary.

Politics Openly Gay US Politicians. In , he became the first U.S. politician to voluntarily come out as gay. In , Frank married his longtime partner James Ready in Boston. Other openly gay men who served in congress include Jim Kolbe, Sean Patrick Maloney, and Jared Polis. Are you surprised by the number of openly gay U.S.

Dec 01,  · It’s a Gay, Gay, Gay GovernmentIt’s a Gay, Gay, Gay Government. Democrats handily outnumber Republicans. The local officials I spoke with guessed that anywhere from 20 percent to 40 percent of the city’s residents are gay or Frank Bruni.