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03/06/2013

Today in overdue milestones: Chattanooga chooses first openly gay officeholder

by Jeremy Hooper

Great news from my home state:

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Victory Fund endorsee Chris Anderson made history Tuesday night when he became the first openly gay candidate to win election in Chattanooga, Tenn. Anderson beat a two-term incumbent to represent City Council District 7.
Gay man elected to Chattanooga, Tenn. City Council [Victory Fund Gay Politics blog]

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