Gay congressman out on paternity leave

Who can possibly resist spending time with a new baby?

Rep. Jared Polis (D-Colo.), who recently announced the birth of his son, Caspian Julius, posted pictures of his adorable new addition on Friday on his Facebook page.

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The openly gay congressman and his partner, Marlon Reis, haven’t revealed whether the baby was adopted or delivered through a surrogate.

Polis seems to be savoring some time with the almost-2-week-old. He was among five members of Congress who missed every House vote last week.

A spokesman says Polis intends to be out on paternity leave for two weeks of session, but might return to the House this week.