First Republican Congress Member Poses For NOH8 Campaign

Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen from Southern Florida takes the lead.

1. Today, for the first time, a Republican member of congress stood in front of the camera for the NOH8 Campaign:

2. Give it up for Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL):

Meet our 1ST Republican Congress member to posed for #NOH8onTheHill! Thank you @roslehtinen for taking the lead!…

— NOH8 Campaign (@NOH8Campaign) June 13, 2013

6. Many democrats have posed for the NOH8 campaign in the past:

Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-CA):

Rep. Ted Deutch (D-FL)

Rep. Chaka Fattah (D-PA)

9. Other members of Congress posed as well for the “NOH8 On The Hill” photoshoot:

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