Kyrsten Sinema To Be Congress’s First Openly Bi Lawmaker

Posted on

"Kyrsten Sinema To Be Congress’s First Openly Bi Lawmaker"

Today, the Associated Press called Kyrsten Sinema (D) winner of her Arizona Congressional race, making her the first openly bisexual member of Congress. She is also only the second LGBT woman elected to Congress after Senator-elect Tammy Baldwin (D-WI). Sinema joins other history-maker Mark Tokano (D-CA) as part of what will be Congress’s largest LGBT delegation ever.

« »

By clicking and submitting a comment I acknowledge the ThinkProgress Privacy Policy and agree to the ThinkProgress Terms of Use. I understand that my comments are also being governed by Facebook, Yahoo, AOL, or Hotmail’s Terms of Use and Privacy Policies as applicable, which can be found here.