Obama Wants a Gay to Play Ambassador to New Zealand + Samoa

If the U.S. Senate confirms Los Angeles attorney David Huebner as the ambassador to New Zealand and Samoa, he’ll be Obama’s first openly gay pick to serve as ambassador, and the nation’s third.

Get Queerty Daily

Subscribe to Queerty for a daily dose of #politics #barackobama #davidhuebner stories and more

One Comment

  • Cam

    Previously presidents made statemtns with ambassadors, like when the U.S. sent a black ambassador to then Aparteid controlled South Africa. How about picking a gay ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Ukraine, Jamaica etc…

Comments are closed.