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New Now Next
A Minnesota State Rep's "Apology" To A Transgender Councilwoman Was Even Worse Than Her AttackOn Election Night, Andrea Jenkins became the first trans woman of color elected
New Now Next / Posted 7 days ago
On Election Night, Andrea Jenkins became the first trans woman of color elected to a city council, when she won a seat on the Minneapolis City Council. Jenkins was part of a wave of trans people getting involved in the political process, and received... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Stamford’s newly elected trans legislator, a triathlete, sets another record with Board of Reps winlegislator after beating a 13-term Republican incumbent who introduced a bill t
Greenwich Time / Posted 12 days ago
legislator after beating a 13-term Republican incumbent who introduced a bill to restrict transgender bathroom use, and Andrea Jenkins, the first transgender black person to win a seat on the Minneapolis City Council. Connecticut also has a... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Minn. Capitol Chatter: 2012 sex scandal came at a different time...a guy with a mental condition." In response, Martin issued a news release sayi
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
a guy with a mental condition." In response, Martin issued a news release saying that Minnesota made history by electing Andrea Jenkins and Phillipe Cunningham as the first two openly transgender African-American candidates to a city council in... Read more
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ABC News
As transgender candidates make history in Minneapolis, some see trend emergingfor LGBTQ and minority candidates across the country and amid a wave that some
ABC News / Posted 13 days ago
for LGBTQ and minority candidates across the country and amid a wave that some see as a rebuke of Trump-era policies. Andrea Jenkins became the first openly transgender African American woman elected to a city council in a major U.S. City, and... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Stamford’s newly elected trans legislator, a triathlete, sets another record with Board of Reps winlegislator after beating a 13-term Republican incumbent who introduced a bill t
Darien News-Review / Posted 13 days ago
legislator after beating a 13-term Republican incumbent who introduced a bill to restrict transgender bathroom use, and Andrea Jenkins, the first transgender black person to win a seat on the Minneapolis City Council. Connecticut also has a... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Transgender tweet by Minnesota lawmaker draws heata guy with a mental condition.” In response, Martin issued a news release sayi
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
a guy with a mental condition.” In response, Martin issued a news release saying that Minnesota made history by electing Andrea Jenkins and Phillipe Cunningham as the first two openly transgender African-American candidates to a city council in... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Stamford’s newly elected trans legislator, a triathlete, sets another record with Board of Reps winlegislator after beating a 13-term Republican incumbent who introduced a bill t
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 13 days ago
legislator after beating a 13-term Republican incumbent who introduced a bill to restrict transgender bathroom use, and Andrea Jenkins, the first transgender black person to win a seat on the Minneapolis City Council. Connecticut also has a... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stamford’s newly elected trans legislator, a triathlete, sets another record with Board of Reps winlegislator after beating a 13-term Republican incumbent who introduced a bill t
Stamford Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
legislator after beating a 13-term Republican incumbent who introduced a bill to restrict transgender bathroom use, and Andrea Jenkins, the first transgender black person to win a seat on the Minneapolis City Council. Connecticut also has a... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Stamford’s newly elected trans legislator, a triathlete, sets another record with Board of Reps winlegislator after beating a 13-term Republican incumbent who introduced a bill t
The New Canaan News / Posted 13 days ago
legislator after beating a 13-term Republican incumbent who introduced a bill to restrict transgender bathroom use, and Andrea Jenkins, the first transgender black person to win a seat on the Minneapolis City Council. Connecticut also has a... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
OUTspoken: LGBTQ Election Day wins bring hopevitriolic rhetoric that Donald Trump and Mike Pence continue to spew,” a post o
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 13 days ago
vitriolic rhetoric that Donald Trump and Mike Pence continue to spew,” a post on the HRC website stated. In Minneapolis, Andrea Jenkins won a seat on the city council — she was one of two transgender candidates, and she is the first openly... Read more
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Newsmax
Palm Springs City Council to Be 100% LGBTare important, we need to have a strong business-base to support those programs
Newsmax / Posted 13 days ago
are important, we need to have a strong business-base to support those programs." Middleton, a transgender woman, joins Andrea Jenkins and Danica Roem as transgender people elected to public office Tuesday, according to the New York Daily News.... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Minneapolis transgender pols: Wins show hatred won't standof the Minneapolis City Council hugged, shared a high-five and enjoyed cheers f
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 14 days ago
of the Minneapolis City Council hugged, shared a high-five and enjoyed cheers from onlookers as they met at City Hall. Andrea Jenkins and Phillipe Cunningham take office in January. They say their historic wins are a victory for equality in the... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Minneapolis transgender pols: Wins show hatred won't standNewly elected city council members Phillipe Cunningham, right, and Andrea Jenki
Fremont Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
Newly elected city council members Phillipe Cunningham, right, and Andrea Jenkins greet each other prior to an interview Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, at City Hall in Minneapolis. The two black transgender representatives-elect add to what advocacy groups... Read more
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Missoulian
Minneapolis transgender pols: Wins show hatred won't standNewly elected city council members Phillipe Cunningham, right, and Andrea Jenki
Missoulian / Posted 14 days ago
Newly elected city council members Phillipe Cunningham, right, and Andrea Jenkins greet each other prior to an interview Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, at City Hall in Minneapolis. The two black transgender representatives-elect add to what advocacy groups... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Minneapolis transgender pols: Wins show hatred won't standNewly elected city council members Phillipe Cunningham, right, and Andrea Jenki
The Times and Democrat / Posted 14 days ago
Newly elected city council members Phillipe Cunningham, right, and Andrea Jenkins greet each other prior to an interview Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, at City Hall in Minneapolis. The two black transgender representatives-elect add to what advocacy groups... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Minneapolis transgender pols: Wins show hatred won't standNewly elected city council members Phillipe Cunningham, right, and Andrea Jenki
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 14 days ago
Newly elected city council members Phillipe Cunningham, right, and Andrea Jenkins greet each other prior to an interview Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, at City Hall in Minneapolis. The two black transgender representatives-elect add to what advocacy groups... Read more
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The Sentinel
Minneapolis transgender pols: Wins show hatred won't standNewly elected city council members Phillipe Cunningham, right, and Andrea Jenki
The Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
Newly elected city council members Phillipe Cunningham, right, and Andrea Jenkins greet each other prior to an interview Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, at City Hall in Minneapolis. The two black transgender representatives-elect add to what advocacy groups... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Minneapolis transgender pols: Wins show hatred won't standof the Minneapolis City Council hugged, shared a high-five and enjoyed cheers f
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
of the Minneapolis City Council hugged, shared a high-five and enjoyed cheers from onlookers as they met at City Hall. Andrea Jenkins and Phillipe Cunningham take office in January. They say their historic wins are a victory for equality in the... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Minneapolis transgender pols: Wins show hatred won't standNewly elected city council members Phillipe Cunningham, right, and Andrea Jenki
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 14 days ago
Newly elected city council members Phillipe Cunningham, right, and Andrea Jenkins greet each other prior to an interview Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, at City Hall in Minneapolis. The two black transgender representatives-elect add to what advocacy groups... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Minneapolis transgender pols: Wins show hatred won't standNewly elected city council members Phillipe Cunningham, right, and Andrea Jenki
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Newly elected city council members Phillipe Cunningham, right, and Andrea Jenkins greet each other prior to an interview Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, at City Hall in Minneapolis. The two black transgender representatives-elect add to what advocacy groups... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Minneapolis transgender pols: Wins show hatred won't standof the Minneapolis City Council hugged, shared a high-five and enjoyed cheers f
The Register Citizen / Posted 14 days ago
of the Minneapolis City Council hugged, shared a high-five and enjoyed cheers from onlookers as they met at City Hall. Andrea Jenkins and Phillipe Cunningham take office in January. They say their historic wins are a victory for equality in the... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Minneapolis transgender pols: Wins show hatred won't standof the Minneapolis City Council hugged, shared a high-five and enjoyed cheers f
KTTC Rochester / Posted 14 days ago
of the Minneapolis City Council hugged, shared a high-five and enjoyed cheers from onlookers as they met at City Hall. Andrea Jenkins and Phillipe Cunningham take office in January. They say their historic wins are a victory for equality in the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sister of anti-trans ex-Virginia delegate says his loss was karmacandidate elected Tuesday. Tyler Titus, who is openly transgender, won a seat o
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
candidate elected Tuesday. Tyler Titus, who is openly transgender, won a seat on a western Pennsylvania school board. And Andrea Jenkins became the first openly trans woman of color elected to the city council of a major US city when she was... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Here is the latest Minnesota news from The Associated Press at 7:40 a.m. CSTofficials announced Wednesday afternoon that Phillipe Cunningham narrowly unsea
KTTC Rochester / Posted 15 days ago
officials announced Wednesday afternoon that Phillipe Cunningham narrowly unseated a longtime incumbent to win. It follows Andrea Jenkins' victory for a City Council seat Tuesday night. Jenkins was dubbed by national groups as the first openly... Read more
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Gulf News
A year after Trump, diversity has its dayof women, minorities, and gay and transgender people who are solidly aligning w
Gulf News / Posted 15 days ago
of women, minorities, and gay and transgender people who are solidly aligning with Democrats.A black transgender activist, Andrea Jenkins, was elected to the Minneapolis City Council. A Hispanic woman won the mayor’s race in Topeka, Kansas. A Sikh... Read more
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Boston Herald
Danica Roem is Virginia's first transgender elected official. Here's what she wants to accomplishWednesday in her interview with TIME. She also pointed out that she was not the
Boston Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Wednesday in her interview with TIME. She also pointed out that she was not the only transgender candidate elected Tuesday; Andrea Jenkins and Phillipe Cunningham both broke ground with their elections to the Minneapolis City Council. “What I hope... Read more
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ABC News
On 1-year anniversary of defeat, Clinton says 'we are on the right track'on Tuesday in a push back against Trump, but the night was also a big one for L
ABC News / Posted 15 days ago
on Tuesday in a push back against Trump, but the night was also a big one for LGBT and other minorities. In Minneapolis, Andrea Jenkins became the first African-American transgender woman to win a council seat in a major city. And Seattle elected... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Election roundup: Who won Tuesday night?other ballot measures. Here's a roundup of some of the more contentious races a
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 15 days ago
other ballot measures. Here's a roundup of some of the more contentious races and surprising outcomes. A night of firsts Andrea Jenkins became the first openly transgender woman of color to be elected to public office in the United States. She... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Transgender woman who won legislative seat has tenacious repLGBTQ civil rights organization, says were at least seven victories by transgen
Lake Placid News / Posted 15 days ago
LGBTQ civil rights organization, says were at least seven victories by transgender candidates Tuesday. Minneapolis elected Andrea Jenkins, a black transgender woman to its city council. Tyler Titus, who is openly transgender, won a seat on a... Read more
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WALB Albany
Transgender woman who won legislative seat has tenacious repLGBTQ civil rights organization, says were at least seven victories by transgen
WALB Albany / Posted 15 days ago
LGBTQ civil rights organization, says were at least seven victories by transgender candidates Tuesday. Minneapolis elected Andrea Jenkins, a black transgender woman to its city council. Tyler Titus, who is openly transgender, won a seat on a... Read more
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Island Packet
Transgender woman who won legislative seat has tenacious repLGBTQ civil rights organization, says were at least seven victories by transgen
Island Packet / Posted 15 days ago
LGBTQ civil rights organization, says were at least seven victories by transgender candidates Tuesday. Minneapolis elected Andrea Jenkins, a black transgender woman to its city council. Tyler Titus, who is openly transgender, won a seat on a... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Big night for LGBT candidates in USthe only out transgender state legislator in the U.S. In Minneapolis, another
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 15 days ago
the only out transgender state legislator in the U.S. In Minneapolis, another Victory Fund-backed transgender candidate, Andrea Jenkins, won 70 percent of the vote to become the first transgender woman of color elected to office in a major U.S.... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
A new day for women, Democrats across the nation after Tuesday electionsafter a year of tremendous opposition from state legislatures and the president
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
after a year of tremendous opposition from state legislatures and the president, is rejoicing Tuesday over the election of Andrea Jenkins, who gender advocates say has made history as the first openly transgender black woman elected to public... Read more
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Business Standard India
A year after Trump, women, minorities give groundbreaking wins to democratswomen, minorities, and gay and transgender people who are solidly aligning with
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
women, minorities, and gay and transgender people who are solidly aligning with Democrats. A black transgender activist, Andrea Jenkins, was elected to the Minneapolis City Council. A Hispanic woman won the mayor’s race in Topeka, Kan. A Sikh man... Read more
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The Morning Call
A new day for women, Democrats across the nation after Tuesday electionsafter a year of tremendous opposition from state legislatures and the president
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
after a year of tremendous opposition from state legislatures and the president, is rejoicing Tuesday over the election of Andrea Jenkins, who gender advocates say has made history as the first openly transgender black woman elected to public... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
A new day for women, Democrats across the nation after Tuesday electionsafter a year of tremendous opposition from state legislatures and the president
Baltimore Sun / Posted 15 days ago
after a year of tremendous opposition from state legislatures and the president, is rejoicing Tuesday over the election of Andrea Jenkins, who gender advocates say has made history as the first openly transgender black woman elected to public... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
A new day for women, Democrats across the nation after Tuesday electionsafter a year of tremendous opposition from state legislatures and the president
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
after a year of tremendous opposition from state legislatures and the president, is rejoicing Tuesday over the election of Andrea Jenkins, who gender advocates say has made history as the first openly transgender black woman elected to public... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
A new day for women, Democrats across the nation after Tuesday electionsafter a year of tremendous opposition from state legislatures and the president
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
after a year of tremendous opposition from state legislatures and the president, is rejoicing Tuesday over the election of Andrea Jenkins, who gender advocates say has made history as the first openly transgender black woman elected to public... Read more
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EuroNews
African-Americans Make Historic Gains Nationwidecandidates won local and statewide races in major cities and small towns across
EuroNews / Posted 15 days ago
candidates won local and statewide races in major cities and small towns across the country. Some races were historic. Andrea Jenkins won a seat on Minneapolis City Council, becoming the first openly transgender African-American woman elected... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Matherne becomes Stamford’s first transgender lawmakera 13-term incumbent who introduced a bill that would have restricted transgende
Greenwich Time / Posted 15 days ago
a 13-term incumbent who introduced a bill that would have restricted transgender bathroom use. In Minneapolis, Minn., Andrea Jenkins, 56, made history as the first out transgender black person elected to public office after winning a seat on... Read more
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Newsmax
Minneapolis Elects 2 Black Transgender City Council MembersCity Council, adding to what advocacy groups have described as a banner electio
Newsmax / Posted 15 days ago
City Council, adding to what advocacy groups have described as a banner election for transgender people in public office. Andrea Jenkins easily won the race Tuesday night for an open seat in south Minneapolis, with roughly 73 percent of the vote.... Read more
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The Mercury News
California Democrats buoyed by national election wins as focus turns to 2018Virginians elected Danica Roem, a former journalist who will be the nation’s fi
The Mercury News / Posted 15 days ago
Virginians elected Danica Roem, a former journalist who will be the nation’s first openly transgender state lawmaker. Andrea Jenkins won a city council seat in Minneapolis, and Tyler Titus won a school board race in Pennsylvania. In... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Transgender woman who won legislative seat has tenacious repprofile of what the Human Rights Campaign says was at least seven other transge
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 15 days ago
profile of what the Human Rights Campaign says was at least seven other transgender candidates Tuesday. Minneapolis elected Andrea Jenkins, a black transgender woman to its city council. Tyler Titus, who is openly transgender, won a seat on a... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Transgender woman who won legislative seat has tenacious repprofile of what the Human Rights Campaign says was at least seven other transge
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 15 days ago
profile of what the Human Rights Campaign says was at least seven other transgender candidates Tuesday. Minneapolis elected Andrea Jenkins, a black transgender woman to its city council. Tyler Titus, who is openly transgender, won a seat on a... Read more
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WALB Albany
Minneapolis elects 2 black transgender City Council membersCity Council, adding to what advocacy groups have described as a banner electio
WALB Albany / Posted 15 days ago
City Council, adding to what advocacy groups have described as a banner election for transgender people in public office. Andrea Jenkins easily won the race Tuesday night for an open seat in south Minneapolis, with roughly 73 percent of the vote.... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Transgender woman who won legislative seat has tenacious repprofile of what the Human Rights Campaign says was at least seven other transge
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 15 days ago
profile of what the Human Rights Campaign says was at least seven other transgender candidates Tuesday. Minneapolis elected Andrea Jenkins, a black transgender woman to its city council. Tyler Titus, who is openly transgender, won a seat on a... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Transgender woman who won legislative seat has tenacious repprofile of what the Human Rights Campaign says was at least seven other transge
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 15 days ago
profile of what the Human Rights Campaign says was at least seven other transgender candidates Tuesday. Minneapolis elected Andrea Jenkins, a black transgender woman to its city council. Tyler Titus, who is openly transgender, won a seat on a... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Matherne becomes Stamford’s first transgender lawmakera 13-term incumbent who introduced a bill that would have restricted transgende
Darien News-Review / Posted 15 days ago
a 13-term incumbent who introduced a bill that would have restricted transgender bathroom use. In Minneapolis, Minn., Andrea Jenkins, 56, made history as the first out transgender black person elected to public office after winning a seat on... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Transgender woman who won legislative seat has tenacious repprofile of what the Human Rights Campaign says was at least seven other transge
KHQ Spokane / Posted 15 days ago
profile of what the Human Rights Campaign says was at least seven other transgender candidates Tuesday. Minneapolis elected Andrea Jenkins, a black transgender woman to its city council. Tyler Titus, who is openly transgender, won a seat on a... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Transgender woman who won legislative seat has tenacious repprofile of what the Human Rights Campaign says was at least seven other transge
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 15 days ago
profile of what the Human Rights Campaign says was at least seven other transgender candidates Tuesday. Minneapolis elected Andrea Jenkins, a black transgender woman to its city council. Tyler Titus, who is openly transgender, won a seat on a... Read more
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