Danica Roem

A new trans political action committee made a big impact on 2017 elections. So why didn’t they get the credit?

January 01 2018 1:30 PM

The Advocate highlights the people who gave the LGBT community hope in 2017.

December 22 2017 2:33 PM

The first openly transgender person elected to a state legislature says its time for a new era of respect and responsibility in politics.

November 24 2017 5:07 PM

The Republican leader of the Virginia House of Delegates, Kirk Cox, wants to do away with gendered titles after Roem's historic win. 

November 23 2017 10:58 AM

Pop star Demi Lovato brought Danica Roem, the first openly transgender state legislator, as her date to the America Music Awards. 

November 20 2017 7:27 PM

The first openly transgender person to elected to the Virginia legislature, and one of the first in the nation, has some meaningful words.

November 08 2017 4:48 PM

Transgender people — and their allies — who support and fund trans candidates yield results, write two co-chairs of the Breakthrough political action committee.

November 08 2017 2:58 PM
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