Is NYC Unwilling To Elect A Gay, Woman Mayor?

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September 13, 2013 AT 11:10 AM
New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn, returning to the public eye two days after a disappointing third place finish in the city?s Democratic mayoral primary, faced the inevitable question: "What happened?". Did her gender and sexuality hurt Christine Quinn's bid to helm the nation's largest city? is New York City, viewed across the U.S. as a beacon of liberal, progressive politics, simply not inclined to elect a woman mayor, particularly one who is gay?