Colorado Governor-elect Jared Polis is melting hearts after introducing his long-time partner as the 'First Man' of Colorado after winning Tuesday's gubernatorial race. Polis' partner, Marlon Reis, looked on proudly as history was made, and those in attendance went WILD following the announcement. .
This rules! Polis is the first openly gay man to be elected Governor in United States history.
Here's the epic moment where Polis gave his partner a shout-out.
The LGBT community and allies are celebrating following the unlikely victory.
The stunning result in Colorado proves that sexuality doesn't have to be a barrier to political success. Polis follows in the footsteps of groundbreaking LGBT politicians like Harvey Milk and Angela Davis.
Reis was emotional after receiving the crowd's incredible support.
They have a beautiful family together! (including a cute dog)
People are loving the historical achievement and other progressive wins.
Thanks to this triumphant victory, Polis and his partner are about to change the face of politics in Colorado FOREVER. Polis and the 'First Husband' will be the first same-sex couple to occupy the Governor's Mansion, something that will inspire people across the country.