Howard Kurtz, "Marc Ambinder Tried to Report on Ken Mehlman's Sexual Orientation Years Ago", The Washington Post, 27 August 2010: "I'm a reporter who happens to be gay, and I've been out for 14 years... Ken has known that I'm gay. He may have felt I would be, if not sympathetic, that I would give him a fair airing, which I think I did."
Husband: Michael Park (corporate strategy consultant, m. 2010)
University: BA History, Harvard University (2001)
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