Booker had often raised LGBTQ issues on the campaign trail and had written about anti-trans violence for The Advocate.
Booker says his “‘niephew,’ which is a combination of niece and nephew,” has helped him understand issues facing trans and nonbinary youth.
All officials responded to The Advocate when asked to about their connections to the pastor.
Sen. Cory Booker shares why we all must end our silence around the epidemic of violence trans people of color face.
“We are better when we help each other,” Booker says in his announcement.
Barr claims he’s not homophobic, but believes LGBTQ rights must accommodate religion at all times.
Sen. Cory Booker presses the secretary of State nominee on his statements about "perversion" and opposition to marriage equality.