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Patricia Todd only openly-gay state legislator

Rep. Patricia Todd, Member of Alabama House of Representatives just made NBC OUT’s list of 11 Out Politicians You Should Know.   According to the article, Todd is the state’s only openly gay state legislator. She is originally from Kentucky and was elected to office in Alabama in 2006.

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You may know U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin, D-Wis., and U.S. Rep. Jared Polis, D-Colo., but here are 11 other out politicians to put on your radar.

Xavier Bettel, Prime Minister of Luxembourg

Bettel, who has served as Luxembourg’s Prime Minister since December 2013, is only the second world leader to marry someone of the same sex (the first being the former prime minister of Iceland)

Kate Brown, Governor of Oregon

Brown, who was elected in 2015, is the country’s first openly bisexual governor.

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