Senator Patty Murray, the senior senator from the state of Washington showed her support for LGBT youth by wearing purple for Spirit Day. Joined by her staff, Senator Murray sent us this picture and message: “My staff & I are speaking out against bullying & standing up in our #purple for #LGBT youth today. -PM #SpiritDay” LGBT youth in Washington will know they have allies in Senator Murray and her staff.
As a Major League Baseball umpire for the past 29 seasons, Dale Scott has worked three World Series, three All-Star Games, two no-hitters and numerous playoff games. He is also the first out active male official in the MLB, NBA, NHL, or NFL, and the first Major League Baseball umpire to publicly say he is gay while active.