HUFFINGTON POST
12/01/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Jersey City swears in first openly gay councilman to fill vacancy from corruption probe



Amy Sara Clark/The Jersey JournalRadames "Ray" Velazquez hugs childhood friend Kevin Eldridge before Velazquez was sworn in as a Jersey City city councilman today, Oct. 1, 2010 at Jersey City City Hall. In a swearing-in ceremony today, Radames "Ray" Velazquez,...

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