MONDAY KICKSTARTER: U.S. Congressman Comes Out of the Closet, First Gay Couple Marries at West Point and More

In an op-ed, U.S. Congressman and Maine gubernatorial candidate Mike Michaud comes out of the closet, saying, "Some want people to question whether I am gay. Allow me to save them the trouble with a simple, honest answer: 'Yes I am. But why should it matter?'"

In an op-ed, U.S. Congressman and Maine gubernatorial candidate Mike Michaud comes out of the closet, saying, “[Some] want people to question whether I am gay. Allow me to save them the trouble with a simple, honest answer: ‘Yes I am. But why should it matter?’”

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