MATH TEACHER BEATS INCUMBENT TO BECOME FIRST GAY BLACK MAN ELECTED IN TEXAS

A high school math teacher won a runoff race for the San Antonio City Council, making him the first out gay black man elected in Texas. Jalen McKee-Rodriguez, also a graduate student, once worked for the councilwoman he will be replacing. He left City Councilwoman Jada Andrews-Sullivan’s office in 2019 amid allegations of anti-gay discrimination…