Becca Balint will also be the first member of the LGBTQ+ community in the post.
The gubernatorial nominee sets her sights on climate change.
Republican Gov. Phil Scott added that the new ID policy “is consistent with our Vermont values of inclusion and acceptance.”
She lost the Vermont race to popular Republican incumbent Phil Scott.
Hallquist, the first out trans person to be a major party's nominee for governor, has received about a dozen such threats.
Hallquist is the first transgender person to win a major party's gubernatorial nomination anwhere in the U.S.
It may seem like a challenge, but Hallquist has a record of meeting them.