Voice for Equality: Antonio Villaraigosa
February 12, 2009Villaraigosa is the mayor of Los Angeles (since 2005) and the city's first Latino mayor in over 100 years. Villaraigosa is also the former speaker of the California State Assembly.
Mayor Villaraigosa officiated at L.A.'s first same-sex marriage in June 2008.
On November 15, 2008, Mayor Villaraigosa addressed thousands of protesters at City Hall to demand equality for all and to protest the passage of Proposition 8.
Margaret nominated Antonio Villaraigosa to be a Voice for Equality.
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