Tuesday, 30 September 2014 20:47

Will Jenny Durkan Become The New U.S. Attorney General In Washington, DC?

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After she announced that she would retire at the end of the month from her position as U.S. Attorney in Seattle, some believe she could shortly arrive in Washington, DC.

“It will be a huge milestone if the president chooses a qualified LGBT American like Jenny Durkan,” Torey Carter, managing director of the Victory Fund, told BuzzFeed News. “It would send a signal that experience and ability matter a lot more than gender or sexual orientation, and that would matter a lot to young people who worry they can’t be authentically themselves and still succeed in life.”

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