zach wyatt http://kbia.org en Rep. Zachary Wyatt: on coming out, and speaking against 'don't say gay' http://kbia.org/post/rep-zachary-wyatt-coming-out-and-speaking-against-dont-say-gay A Republican member of the Missouri House<a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-lawmaker-wyatt-says-he-gay-denounces-school-bill"> announced today</a> that he is gay during a press conference on a bill that would limit public schools from discussing sexual orientation in the classroom.&nbsp; Zachary Wyatt of Kirksville told reporters he has deep regrets for not taking stands earlier against school bullying, and called for lawmakers to shelve the so-called &ldquo;don&rsquo;t say gay&rdquo; bill.<p>With his disclosure today, Wyatt becomes the only current openly gay Republican state legislator in the nation.<p>St. Louis Public Radio&rsquo;s Marshall Griffin talked with Wyatt about the bill and his decision to come out. Wed, 02 May 2012 21:33:35 +0000 Marshall Griffin 13444 at http://kbia.org Rep. Zachary Wyatt: on coming out, and speaking against 'don't say gay' Mo. lawmaker Wyatt says he is gay, denounces school bill http://kbia.org/post/mo-lawmaker-wyatt-says-he-gay-denounces-school-bill <em>Will be updated.</em><p><em>Updated at 11:59 a.m. with information that Wyatt is the only current openly gay Republican state legislator in the nation.</em><p>A Republican Missouri House member&nbsp;has announced publicly that he is gay and called upon GOP leaders&nbsp;to end legislation that would limit discussion of sexual&nbsp;orientation in public schools.<p>Rep. Zachary Wyatt held a Capitol news conference Wednesday at&nbsp;which he said he was disclosing his sexual orientation for the&nbsp;first time. Wed, 02 May 2012 17:25:30 +0000 Kelsey Proud & The Associated Press 13442 at http://kbia.org Mo. lawmaker Wyatt says he is gay, denounces school bill