Phyllis Lyon — half of the first same-sex couple to be married in San Francisco — stars in a new ad with Democratic gubernatorial candidate and former Mayor Gavin Newsomwho officiated, being released Tuesday. Lyon and her late wife, Del Martin, were among more than 4, same-sex couples married at City Hall inbefore the state Supreme Court halted the weddings. The longtime lesbian rights activists were married at City Hall again — legally — in June by Newsom.
Former San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom is known to most of the nation as a pioneering advocate for marriage equality, having supported same-sex unions back in But now his ideas are attracting attention from conservatives who think his critique of big government bureaucracy could help them rebrand the Republican Party. That was a decade ago.
Attending the president's Jan. Not long after the speech, Newsom called his chief of staff, Steve Kawaa gay man who was at home with his partner and their two children. Two weeks later, during a staff meeting, Newsom dropped the bombshell on his top aides: He wanted them to explore how the city could start issuing marriage licenses to gay and lesbian couples.
The Business Roundtable said its members forecast that growth this year will clock in at 2. Activists with Black Lives Matter, who met privately with Buttigieg in the weeks after police shot and killed Eric Logan, say the year-old mayor brushed off their concerns Wall Street economists think the Fed will cut rates by 25 basis points at its September meeting but have differing views about what will happen in the future.
While he watched from the balcony, President George W. The weeks that followed changed him from an inexperienced, unknown mayor to a hero for liberals and a bogeyman for conservatives. Jerry Brown.
Gavin Newsom has been elected governor of California, according to news outlets who called the race and his opponent, San Diego businessman John Cox, who conceded Tuesday night. He graduated from Santa Clara University after studying political science and then launched a successful business career. His entrepreneurial success spans wineries, restaurants, hotels and other upscale businesses.
The car usually sits in a prominent spot at the bottom of the wide granite staircase descending grandly from the ornate entrance of the building, but on this cloudy cold Tuesday, a protest about a proposed housing development occupied the parking space. A few moments later, preceded by his press secretary, followed by a police officer in his guard detail, a very concerned looking Gavin Newsom hurried, eyes downcast, from the basement door. Normally very upbeat and smiling, the year-old Newsom looked around, gave a half-hearted wave to a couple of bystanders, and ducked into the back door of the limousine.
San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom and his girlfriend, actress Jennifer Siebelbecame engaged in Hawaii over the weekend, knowledgeable sources said Monday. One of Newsom's closest friends, high society party planner Stanlee Gatticonfirmed the engagement. The mayor's spokesman, Nathan Ballardsaid the mayor popped the question on Saturday.
Paul Getty. It grew into a network of wineries, hotels and restaurants known as the PlumpJack Group. Newsom is placing his ownership into a blind trust run by a family friend and attorney to avoid conflicts of interest while serving as governor.