Mayor

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Local Politics
LPAC, the country’s first and only lesbian political action committee, watched history made as out lesbian Jenny Durkan decisively won her bid for Mayor of Seattle. ...
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Seattle mayoral candidate Cary Moon poses in her campaign office overlooking the International District in downtown Seattle Oct. 30, 2017. If Moon were to win she would be the city’s first female mayor since Bertha Knight Landes was elected in 1926. Photo: Diodato Bouzigues
Local Politics
Cary Moon believes by diversifying her staff it will allow her to listen to different voices, multiple perspectives, and reflect the greater needs of the minority and lower-income communities. ...
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Local Politics
Durkan was appointed by President Barack Obama in 2009 as the U.S. Attorney for Western Washington and became the first openly gay U.S. Attorney in the country’s history ...
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Politics Top News
LGBT candidate Ginny Deerin is running for mayor of Charleston. The Victory Fund is endorsing her campaign, as they did with Annise Parker. ...
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International Top News
Chhattisgarh became the first Indian country to elect an openly transgender woman as mayor. Madhu Bai Kinnar won the mayoral election by over 4,500 votes. ...
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International Top News
Robert Biedron broke barriers in Poland in 2011 when he became the first openly gay parliamentarian. Now he is the country’s first openly gay mayor. ...
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