Colorado State’s New Governor, Jared Polis Becomes First ever openly gay man to be elected governor in the US

Jared Polis was Tuesday sworn in as Colorado’s 43rd governor and it was a historic moment because he is the first ever openly gay man to be elected governor in the US. Polis’ partner, Marlon Reis, was by his side, looking on proudly, as he took the oath of office administered by state Supreme Court Justice Nathan B. Coats on the west steps of the Colorado State Capitol. Buttons with a picture of Polis, his partner, Marlon Reis, and their two young children with the tag Colorado’s first family were passed out…

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