Gavin Newsom, a vocal supporter of gay marriage, is betting his future on the fact that social attitudes are growing more liberal.Author: Jonathan Darman.
Gavin Christopher Newsom (born October 10, 1967) is an American politician and businessman who is the 40th governor of California, serving since January 2019.A member of the Democratic Party, he previously served as the 49th lieutenant governor of California from 2011 to 2019 and as the 42nd mayor of San Francisco from 2004 to 2011. He was sworn in as Governor of California on January 7, 2019.Education: Santa Clara University (BS).
The San Francisco 2004 same-sex weddings took place between February 11 and March 11, 2004, after San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom directed the city-county clerk to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. California Attorney General Bill Lockyer and .
The Mercury News. Weather; How a battle over same-sex marriage 14 years ago sparked Gavin Newsom’s political rise SAN FRANCISCO — Gavin Newsom was a Author: Casey Tolan.
THE BATTLE OVER SAME-SEX MARRIAGE / Uncharted territory / Bush's stance led Newsom to take action Attending the president's Jan. 20 speech as a guest of Author: Rachel Gordon, Chronicle Staff Writer.