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CA GOP Elected An Openly Gay Board Member

San Francisco Gate reports

The party elected its first openly gay board member. And we didn’t see a hoot of protest about it.

“Well, openly gay,” quipped Gregory Gandrud, who just took his seat on the 23-member board. The 50-year-old Carpinteria (Santa Barbara County) resident is a longtime party activist, and Capinteria council member from 2002-2006.

So about being “the first” — a caveat: The California Log Cabin Republicans believe he is the first California Republican Party board member. Gandrud does, too. National Log Cabiners could only think of one other person on a national board.

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