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November 9, 2012

Now that's Progress for Colorado: First Openly Gay Speaker of a State House

By Rich Bergen

Everyone is talking about the legalization of Marijuana in Colorado. What many are overlooking is the new Speaker of the House in Colorado, the very first openly Gay Speaker for a State House. Now that's progress the State of Colorado can be proud of.

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Everyone is talking about the legalization of Marijuana in Colorado. What many are overlooking is the new Speaker of the House in Colorado, the very first openly Gay Speaker for a State House. Now that's progress the State of Colorado can be proud of.

Submitters Website: http://progressmoshuffle.org

Submitters Bio:

Rich Bergen is the managing editor and primary writer for ProgressMo Shuffle. Rich is a Center for Progressive Leadership 2012 Pennsylvania Political Leader Fellow, a Correction Officer, Union Steward, graduate from Concordia College-Bronxville with a B.A in History, member of Trinity Lutheran in Lansdale and will be starting the diakonia lay ministry program in the fall.

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