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North Carolina's Marcus Brandon Hopes To Become the First Openly Gay Black U.S. Congressman

If you haven’t noticed, on Alicia Menendez Tonight, we love stories of individuals who are ‘the first.’ Last week, State Representative Marcus Brandon officially filed his bid to represent North Carolina’s 12th Congressional District. If Brandon wins the heavily democratic district made up of cities like Charlotte and Winston-Salem, he will be the first openly gay black person to be elected to Congress and the first openly gay representative of the south. Hear what he had to say to AMTonight.

North Carolina's Marcus Brandon Hopes To Become the First Openly Gay Black U.S. Congressman

If you haven’t noticed, on Alicia Menendez Tonight, we love stories of individuals who are ‘the first.’ Last week, State Representative Marcus Brandon officially filed his bid to represent North Carolina’s 12th Congressional District. If Brandon wins the heavily democratic district made up of cities like Charlotte and Winston-Salem, he will be the first openly gay black person to be elected to Congress and the first openly gay representative of the south. Hear what he had to say to AMTonight.

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