Florida's first two openly gay state legislators made their first joint appearance after the November 2012 election on Sunday at Equality Florida's annual Broward awards gala.
Above, Joe Saunders of Central Florida, left, and David Richardson of Miami Beach, right, wave to a cheering crowd of several hundred Equality Florida supporters at the downtown Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale, after being introduced by Equality Florida Deputy Director Stratton Pollitzer, center.
Right, Equality Florida Executive Director Nadine Smith presents Gunzburger with her award.
Click here to view more pictures from the gala. Photos by STEVE ROTHAUS / Miami Herald Staff.