Ontario's Liberals have chosen a former cabinet minister to become the province's first female premier and first openly gay leader of a Canadian province.
In her acceptance speech as the new provincial Liberal party leader, Kathleen Wynne, 59, a former Ontario education minister, thanked her partner, Jane, for her support during a three-month campaign. Ontario was one of the first Canadian provinces to allow same-sex marriage.
Monday, January 28, 2013
Better than us at a more than hockey
I know we just elected our first openly gay senator -- Tammy Baldwin of Wisconsin. Meanwhile, now there are four female Premiers of Canada's ten provinces...and this: