I kissed my spouse on stage at my inauguration as mayor. But I don't think I would have put it in a campaign eight years ago.

June 13, 2018 AT 3:00 AM

Openly gay former Houston Mayor Annise Parker, referring to Maryland state Sen. Richard S. Madaleno Jr.'s campaign ad that features him kissing his husband. It is likely the first-ever kiss of a same-sex married couple in a U.S. political ad.