"I am gay, I’m a Latino, I’m a state senator and it’s OK," Gallardo said at a press conference, according to the Arizona Republic. …
"After I stood up on the floor and argued against 1062, as I’ve done on many bills before, I sat down and said, ‘Wow. This bill affects me. It affects me directly,’" Gallardo said at the press conference, according to the Phoenix New Times.
"Seeing the people out there, protesting. I thought, it’s time," he added. "It’s time to let people know about me. And to send people a message. I’m more interested in letting people who struggle with this know that it’s okay."
Damn. Now that’s how it’s done.