Mississippi Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith showed her true colors when she said she would attend a public lynching.
Among the critics is Dan Rather, who says maybe there needs to be a new word for chutzpah.
The U.S. senator-elect from Arizona also paid tribute to a predecessor, the late John McCain.
Sinema will also be the first woman to represent Arizona in the upper chamber.
It looks as though the Arizona Democrat will be the country's first out bisexual politician in the U.S. Senate.
Rohrabacher's long history of voting against LGBTQ rights has come to an end.
The ousted vice mayor of Dixon, Calif., Ted Hickman, proclaimed July Straight Pride American Month.