Christine Quinn
The latest news about Christine Quinn, the out New York City politician. She is a Democrat and served as the City Council Speaker under Michael Bloomberg, the thrice-elected mayor of New York City, and became the first lesbian and woman to hold this office. Christine Quinn ran for the position of mayor in 2013, but she placed third in the city's democratic primary. The nomination ultimately went to Bill de Blasio. Quinn is a resident of Manhattan, along with her wife Kim Catullo.
October 25 2008 12:00 AM ET

Christine Quinn Plays Central Role in Divisive NYC Vote


Quinn was a central figure in a vote that extended term limits from two consecutive four-year terms to three consecutive four-year terms.