Danica Roem

The groundbreaking trans state legislator faces Kelly McGinn, who has called marriage equality "morally repugnant."

May 21 2019 8:20 PM

The Westboro Baptist Church went after Roem, so she put out a call to raise money for her reelection campaign because, 'They'll hate that.'

March 06 2019 11:59 AM

Virginia delegate Roem will be the first openly transgender elected official to address a major party's gala.

May 04 2018 6:27 PM

The first woman nominated for president by a major party tweets a diverse list of women who inspire her.

March 08 2018 6:55 PM

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