It is an odd time to be gay in America. Whether you are celebrated or despised depends on where you stand at any given moment.
This fall I’ve had many trips around Virginia as part of my Senate duties. I have been reminded over and over again what a diverse and beautiful state it is.
Jean and I spent last weekend in Williamsburg attending the 50th reunion of William and Mary’s Class of 1958. It was Jean’s class, not mine, but it was a great weekend nonetheless.
Last week was a historic week in Virginia with the rededication of the Capitol in Richmond and the visit of Queen Elizabeth II on the occasion of the 400th Anniversary of the settlement in Jamestown.
Journeying briefly along Route 7 to battle cross-town rival J.E.B. Stuart, the George Mason High School varsity girls soccer team won the “Battle of the Pike,” 2-0, behind the legs of junior Rachel Kazman and freshman Kelley Frank.