US Elects Two Homosexual Black Males As Lawmakers (Photograph)
Ritchie Torres and Mondair Jones: two brazenly homosexual black males elected into Congress
Two black males who’re brazenly homosexual have been elected as lawmakers in the US.
Ritchie Torres, a 32-year-old Democratic congressional candidate from New York who identifies as each black and Latino, defeated his Republican opponent and can head to the U.S. Home of Representatives to symbolize the South Bronx, making him additionally the primary brazenly homosexual Latino within the U.S. Congress.
Mondair Jones, a 33-year-old Democrat (who can also be brazenly homosexual), was elected to symbolize New York’s 17th congressional district, which incorporates elements of New York’s Rockland and Westchester Counties.
Each males highlighted their humble origins throughout their campaigns, having grown up in poor, single-parent households in New York.