“To my knowledge, we are the only county in the country that has three openly-gay county-wide elected officials.”
Shannon Bailey, president of Texas Stonewall Democrats, about the results of the election
“He was lying face down in a pool of blood.”
Warren Butler, about the discovery of gay artist Robert Whiteside’s body in the home the two men shared in East Texas
“As a Republican, I’m obviously not happy with the results.”
Brian Welker, a spokesman for Log Cabin Republicans of Dallas, about the results of the election
This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition, November 10, 2006.