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Luxembourg has gay PM, and deputy

Fri 6 Dec 2013 In: International News View at Wayback

Xavier Bettel and Etienne Schneider The small nation of Luxembourg has elected the world’s third openly-gay Prime Minister, who is supported by a gay deputy. It’s the first time two openly-gay men have been at the helm of a nation. Prime Minister Xavier Bettel has been sworn in to head a coalition government with the Greens and Socialist parties. Head of the Socialist party Etienne Schneider is his deputy Prime Minister. The pair has promised marriage equality will happen next year.    

Credit: Daily News staff

First published: Friday, 6th December 2013 - 8:55am

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