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Danica Roem

Roem made history in 2017 with her election to Virginia's House of Delegates, and she made history again Tuesday.

November 05 2019 9:09 PM Updated

A Facebook ad from an anti-LGBTQ group accuses the Virginia legislator of having an "EXTREME social agenda."

October 31 2019 7:32 PM

The Virginia delegate broke the glass ceiling for transgender politicians, but a new bigot is trying to take her down.

September 15 2019 2:51 PM

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
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