Out union leader speaks at DNC

Out union leader speaks at DNC

“I believe that we can win,” Mary Kay Henry chanted into the microphone. 

Henry, the openly lesbian president of Service Employees International Union, led the thousands at Wells Fargo in the chant during a series dedicated to Hillary Clinton’s union support. 

Henry praised Clinton’s backing of increasing the minimum wage and for labor communities. She also reminded voters to back labor-supportive Democrats up and down the ballot. 

“I believe we can do it,” she told an energized crowd. “Do you?”

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