Powerhouse Politicians You Didn’t Know Were Gay

You may not have known it, but many of America’s most powerful politicians have been LGBT. Sometimes closeted, sometimes not, below we highlight 11 powerhouse politicians you may not have realized were gay!

#15. Harris Wofford

For nearly half a century, Wofford was married to a woman, Clare Lindgren, and they had three children together. In 1996, however, Lindgren passed away, and at some point, Wofford began a relationship with Matthew Charlton, an interior decorator much younger than himself. In 2016, Wofford, who is currently 91, announced the couple would soon marry.