Jonathan Van Ness endorses Warren over her health care plan
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"Queer Eye's" Jonathan Van Ness is citing the cost of his HIV medication as the reason he's supporting Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenSanders can gain ground by zeroing in on corruption Biden praises Buttigieg for criticizing GOP attacks: 'That's a good man' Warren enters crucial debate with big momentum MORE's (D-Mass.) White House bid.

The hairstyling pro and Netflix TV personality — who came out as HIV positive in an interview promoting his new memoir last week — tweeted his support for the presidential candidate on Wednesday. He wrote to his more than 780,000 Twitter followers:


Warren, one of the more progressive of the dozen-plus Democrats vying to be the party’s 2020 nominee, is a supporter of “Medicare for All.” 

It's not the first time that the 32-year-old Van Ness, who identifies as nonbinary, has gotten political. In April, he and other "Queer Eye" cast members were eyed posing for snapshots at the Capitol with House Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiBiden on impeachment: 'I'm the only reason' it's happening Democrats to offer resolution demanding Trump reverse Syria decision Rand Paul calls for probe of Democrats over Ukraine letter MORE (D-Calif.) and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-CortezAlexandria Ocasio-CortezSanders wishes Ocasio-Cortez happy birthday Democrat launches primary challenge to Ocasio-Cortez Ocasio-Cortez fires back at Washington Times after story on her 'high-dollar hairdo' MORE (D-N.Y.).

Warren tweeted a video of her call thanking Van Ness for his endorsement. 

"I'm glad we're going to be in this fight together, side by side. I love the endorsement, for all the right reasons," she said.

This story was updated at 10:57 p.m.