Danica Roem

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

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. 

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