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As Emhoff visits South Korea, gender and LGBTQ issues come to the fore

SEOUL — When second gentleman Doug Emhoff toured Seoul’s popular Gwangjang Market on Wednesday, he was guided by one of South Korea’s most prominent gay celebrities. Hong Seok-cheon taught him the names of various street foods and shared Korean pancakes in paper cups — a classic technique for eating them.
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Welcome to Seattle, President Biden and Second Gentleman Emhoff!

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Harris, Emhoff to hold first known Passover seder at VP’s residence

Vice President Kamala Harris and second gentleman Doug Emhoff will be the first known second family to host a Passover seder at the vice president’s residence Friday after holding a virtual celebration last year. Harris confirmed her holiday plans on Twitter, posting a traditional Passover greeting. “Chag Sameach to all those celebrating Passover. Tonight, like families in the United States, Israel, and around the world, the @SecondGentleman and I will also host a Passover Seder at our residence,” the post read.  The news was first reported by CNN, citing a White House official who revealed that Jewish members of Harris and Emhoff’s staff...
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Second gentleman Emhoff tests positive for COVID

Second gentleman Doug Emhoff has tested positive for COVID-19, the White House announced Tuesday. Vice President Kamala Harris tested negative, but is curtailing her schedule as a result of her husband’s positive test. Harris spokesperson Sabrina Singh said Harris would not participate in a planned Equal Pay Day event on Tuesday evening at the White […]
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colorado.gov

Governor Polis and Lieutenant Governor Primavera Welcome Treasury Secretary Yellen and Second Gentleman Emhoff to Colorado, Visit Highlights Colorado’s Strong Economic Recovery

DENVER — Today, Colorado Governor Jared Polis and Lieutenant Governor Dianne Primavera welcomed Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen and Second Gentleman Doug Emhoff to Colorado, on a visit highlighting the transformative impact of the federal American Rescue Plan stimulus funding that, combined with the Polis-Primavera Administration’s work saving Coloradans money and supporting small businesses, has provided real relief for Coloradans.
DENVER, CO
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Emhoff rushed out of high school event over bomb threat

Second Gentleman Doug Emhoff was rushed out of an event at Dunbar High School in Northwest Washington, D.C., Tuesday over a bomb threat. Emhoff is safe, as are others who were on the scene, according to D.C. police and Emhoff’s office. Secret Service whisked Emhoff out of the building...
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