And has been 'overwhelmed' by the messages of support
Justine Greening took to Twitter today to announce that she is in a same sex relationship.
Justine has been MP for Putney, Roehampton and Southfields since 2005 when she was the youngest ever female Conservative MP in the House of Commons. She is currently International Development Secretary having previously been Transport Secretary as well as Economic Secretary to the Treasury.
Prime Minister David Cameron tweeted: "Congratulations Justine - that's great news."
Chancellor George Osborne also tweeted his support: "Congrats Justine. Best news in last 48 hours!"
And Mayor of London Sadiq Khan, who spoke at today's London's Pride and who was the MP for Tooting, tweeted, "Very happy for you, Justine # #
Two hours after posting Justine tweeted this message of thanks:
June 29, 2016