Wyoming Senator's Suicide Linked to Outing of his Gay Son in 1954

Republicans Blackmailed Senator Lester Hunt in 1954Wyoming Senator Lester Hunt came to the U.S. Senate as a Democrat in 1948 after a career in Wyoming state politics. Hunt was a respected dentist who had played semi-professional baseball and could be easily considered an all-American kid who succeeded at the American Dream. In the Senate, he was respected and worke