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Baltimore Sun
Pitts: Trumpism wounded, but not deadlawmaker who authored a bill restricting transgender peoples' use of public res
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
lawmaker who authored a bill restricting transgender peoples' use of public restrooms, was defeated by a transgender woman, Danica Roem. In New Jersey, Atlantic Count official John Carman, who posted a meme in January asking if the women's march... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Danica Roem is really, really boringLast week Danica Roem made history, winning election to Virginia’s House of Del
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
Last week Danica Roem made history, winning election to Virginia’s House of Delegates as an openly transgender woman. She’ll be the only openly transgender person in a state legislature anywhere in America. And the man she defeated had held his seat... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Roem lays out agendaDanica Roem, who made history last week when she became the first out transgend
Bay Area Reporter / Posted yesterday
Danica Roem, who made history last week when she became the first out transgender person to win and serve in a state legislature and the only out transgender state legislator in the U.S., held a conference call with reporters last week to lay out her... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Democrats Will Need More Than Resistance to Governera. Insurgents also won, including Democratic Socialist Lee Carter, who took o
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
era. Insurgents also won, including Democratic Socialist Lee Carter, who took out the Republican majority whip, and Danica Roem, the first transgender candidate to win a state legislative seat in the country. Virginia was not alone.... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
U.S. Senate must shutter online bordellos + Tehama County shooting + More costs to the GOP’s tax cut billBruni, New York Times: Before using the word transgender, without draping herse
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
Bruni, New York Times: Before using the word transgender, without draping herself in the glory of a trailblazer, Danica Roem mentioned the awful congestion on Route 28 in Fairfax County. Being transgender isn’t the whole of her identity,... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Clarence Page: Trump helps drive bigger turnout for Democrats-- both in the Virginia House of Delegates -- headed to recounts. Run For Some
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
-- both in the Virginia House of Delegates -- headed to recounts. Run For Something's biggest headline makers included Danica Roem, 33, in Virginia, who became the nation's first openly transgender state legislator. She defeated 13-term... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Democrats: Drawing the wrong conclusion from electionsand Democrats may have gained a majority in the state's lower House. The day's
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 days ago
and Democrats may have gained a majority in the state's lower House. The day's most iconic outcome was the victory of Danica Roem, an openly transgender woman, over 13-term Virginia House Delegate Bob Marshall, 54 to 45 percent. Marshall was... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Virginia election sent a righteous messageforsaking progressive principles. Perhaps the most stunning result came in Prin
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
forsaking progressive principles. Perhaps the most stunning result came in Prince William County, a Washington exurb, where Danica Roem became the first openly transgender member of the state legislature — defeating Robert G. Marshall, who called... Read more
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New Now Next
This Inspiring Documentary About Danica Roem's Election Gives Us Hope For AmericaDanica Roem made history last week as the first openly trans person to win a se
New Now Next / Posted 3 days ago
Danica Roem made history last week as the first openly trans person to win a seat in a state legislature, when she was elected to the Virginia statehouse. Trans reporter Diana Tourjée followed the 33-year-old on the final 48 hours of her campaign in... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
US senators are officially on notice over sexual harassmentcampaign, the state's first two Latina delegates, its first Asian-American dele
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
campaign, the state's first two Latina delegates, its first Asian-American delegate, the first openly lesbian delegate, and Danica Roem, the first transgender candidate elected to a statehouse in the nation. On Meet the Press, Senator Klobuchar... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Trumpism wounded, but not deadlawmaker who authored a bill restricting transgender peoples’ use of public res
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
lawmaker who authored a bill restricting transgender peoples’ use of public restrooms, was defeated by a transgender woman, Danica Roem. In New Jersey, Atlantic County official John Carman, who posted a meme in January asking if the women’s march... Read more
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The Columbian
Pitts: Tuesday’s election shows Trumpism wounded, but not deadlawmaker who authored a bill restricting transgender people’s use of public res
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
lawmaker who authored a bill restricting transgender people’s use of public restrooms, was defeated by a transgender woman, Danica Roem. In New Jersey, Atlantic County official John Carman, who posted a meme in January asking if the women’s march... Read more
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The Daily Californian
UC Berkeley alumnus elected as nation's first turbaned Sikh mayorelection victory is accompanied by a number of other noteworthy political victo
The Daily Californian / Posted 4 days ago
election victory is accompanied by a number of other noteworthy political victories across the country. Virginia elected Danica Roem as the nation’s first openly transgender legislator, while Charlotte, North Carolina elected Vi Lyles, the city’s... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Washington news in briefwho ran Democrat Bernie Sanders' 2016 presidential campaign in Arkansas, worked
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
who ran Democrat Bernie Sanders' 2016 presidential campaign in Arkansas, worked to elect Democratic transgender trailblazer Danica Roem to the state House of Delegates. The Arkansan, who later served as Sanders' national LGBTQ outreach director,... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Leonard Pitts: Trumpism wounded, but not deadlawmaker who authored a bill restricting transgender peoples' use of public res
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
lawmaker who authored a bill restricting transgender peoples' use of public restrooms, was defeated by a transgender woman, Danica Roem. In New Jersey, Atlantic County official John Carman, who posted a meme in January asking if the women's march... Read more
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Scotsman
Dani Garavelli: How to keep faith without losing trust in LGBTI equalityoffered an unequivocal apology to homosexuals convicted of sexual offences that
Scotsman / Posted 5 days ago
offered an unequivocal apology to homosexuals convicted of sexual offences that are no longer illegal. The second was of Danica Roem falling to her knees with joy after becoming the first openly transgender candidate to be elected to a state... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
EUGENE ROBINSON: The election sent a righteous messageforsaking progressive principles. Perhaps the most stunning result came in Prin
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 5 days ago
forsaking progressive principles. Perhaps the most stunning result came in Prince William County, a Washington exurb, where Danica Roem became the first openly transgender member of the state legislature — defeating Del. Robert G. Marshall, who... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Charlottesville unrest was a factor for many Virginia votersthe new members of the House are at least 11 women, including Virginia’s first
Savannah Morning News / Posted 5 days ago
the new members of the House are at least 11 women, including Virginia’s first Latina and female Asian-American delegates. Danica Roem will be the state’s first transgender lawmaker, and Dawn Adams will be the first openly lesbian member in the... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Stamford’s newly elected trans legislator, a triathlete, sets another record with Board of Reps winCounty. Matherne is one of at least eight known candidates nationwide to win o
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 days ago
County. Matherne is one of at least eight known candidates nationwide to win office Tuesday, including Virgina Democrat Danica Roem, who became the state’s first transgender legislator after beating a 13-term Republican incumbent who introduced... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Charlottesville unrest was a factor for many Virginia votersthe new members of the House are at least 11 women, including Virginia's first
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 5 days ago
the new members of the House are at least 11 women, including Virginia's first Latina and female Asian-American delegates. Danica Roem will be the state's first transgender lawmaker, and Dawn Adams will be the first openly lesbian member in the... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Charlottesville unrest was a factor for many Virginia votersthe new members of the House are at least 11 women, including Virginia's first
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 days ago
the new members of the House are at least 11 women, including Virginia's first Latina and female Asian-American delegates. Danica Roem will be the state's first transgender lawmaker, and Dawn Adams will be the first openly lesbian member in the... Read more
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The News-Times
Charlottesville unrest was a factor for many Virginia votersthe new members of the House are at least 11 women, including Virginia's first
The News-Times / Posted 5 days ago
the new members of the House are at least 11 women, including Virginia's first Latina and female Asian-American delegates. Danica Roem will be the state's first transgender lawmaker, and Dawn Adams will be the first openly lesbian member in the... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Charlottesville unrest was a factor for many Virginia votersthe new members of the House are at least 11 women, including Virginia's first
The Middletown Press / Posted 5 days ago
the new members of the House are at least 11 women, including Virginia's first Latina and female Asian-American delegates. Danica Roem will be the state's first transgender lawmaker, and Dawn Adams will be the first openly lesbian member in the... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Charlottesville unrest was a factor for many Virginia votersthe new members of the House are at least 11 women, including Virginia's first
Darien News-Review / Posted 5 days ago
the new members of the House are at least 11 women, including Virginia's first Latina and female Asian-American delegates. Danica Roem will be the state's first transgender lawmaker, and Dawn Adams will be the first openly lesbian member in the... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Charlottesville unrest was a factor for many Virginia votersthe new members of the House are at least 11 women, including Virginia's first
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 5 days ago
the new members of the House are at least 11 women, including Virginia's first Latina and female Asian-American delegates. Danica Roem will be the state's first transgender lawmaker, and Dawn Adams will be the first openly lesbian member in the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Charlottesville unrest was a factor for many Virginia votersthe new members of the House are at least 11 women, including Virginia's first
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
the new members of the House are at least 11 women, including Virginia's first Latina and female Asian-American delegates. Danica Roem will be the state's first transgender lawmaker, and Dawn Adams will be the first openly lesbian member in the... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Charlottesville unrest was a factor for many Virginia votersthe new members of the House are at least 11 women, including Virginia's first
The Register Citizen / Posted 5 days ago
the new members of the House are at least 11 women, including Virginia's first Latina and female Asian-American delegates. Danica Roem will be the state's first transgender lawmaker, and Dawn Adams will be the first openly lesbian member in the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Charlottesville unrest was a factor for many Virginia votersthe new members of the House are at least 11 women, including Virginia's first
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
the new members of the House are at least 11 women, including Virginia's first Latina and female Asian-American delegates. Danica Roem will be the state's first transgender lawmaker, and Dawn Adams will be the first openly lesbian member in the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Send citizenship stories to the Fair Dinkum DepartmentI didn't know you could yodel."Quotes of the week "I don't attack my constitue
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
I didn't know you could yodel."Quotes of the week "I don't attack my constituents. Bob is my constituent now." Virginian Danica Roem, the first openly transgender politician to be elected and to take a seat in a state legislature in American... Read more
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The Age
Send citizenship stories to the Fair Dinkum DepartmentI didn't know you could yodel."Quotes of the week "I don't attack my constitue
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
I didn't know you could yodel."Quotes of the week "I don't attack my constituents. Bob is my constituent now." Virginian Danica Roem, the first openly transgender politician to be elected and to take a seat in a state legislature in American... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Send citizenship stories to the Fair Dinkum DepartmentI didn't know you could yodel."Quotes of the week "I don't attack my constitue
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
I didn't know you could yodel."Quotes of the week "I don't attack my constituents. Bob is my constituent now." Virginian Danica Roem, the first openly transgender politician to be elected and to take a seat in a state legislature in American... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Defining the 2017 voteHouse of Delegates, becoming the first Asian American woman and the first two L
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
House of Delegates, becoming the first Asian American woman and the first two Latinas to join the body. Also in Virginia, Danica Roem, whose opponent refused to debate her or acknowledge her identity, became the first openly transgender person in... Read more
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The News & Observer
The existing Democratic majority& Observer The decline of Republicans leaves space for Democrats to make a com
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
& Observer The decline of Republicans leaves space for Democrats to make a comeback | News & Observer Virginia Democrat Danica Roem, the US’s first openly transgender state representative, gave a thank-you speech following the announcement of... Read more
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ABC News
As transgender candidates make history in Minneapolis, some see trend emerginga black, openly transgender man, also won a seat on the council representing no
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
a black, openly transgender man, also won a seat on the council representing northwestern Minneapolis. Elsewhere, Danica Roem, a transgender woman was elected to the Virginia House of Delegate. And Seattle elected its first lesbian mayor,... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Stamford’s newly elected trans legislator, a triathlete, sets another record with Board of Reps winCounty. Matherne is one of at least eight known candidates nationwide to win o
Darien News-Review / Posted 6 days ago
County. Matherne is one of at least eight known candidates nationwide to win office Tuesday, including Virgina Democrat Danica Roem, who became the state’s first transgender legislator after beating a 13-term Republican incumbent who introduced... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Stamford’s newly elected trans legislator, a triathlete, sets another record with Board of Reps winCounty. Matherne is one of at least eight known candidates nationwide to win o
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 6 days ago
County. Matherne is one of at least eight known candidates nationwide to win office Tuesday, including Virgina Democrat Danica Roem, who became the state’s first transgender legislator after beating a 13-term Republican incumbent who introduced... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stamford’s newly elected trans legislator, a triathlete, sets another record with Board of Reps winCounty. Matherne is one of at least eight known candidates nationwide to win o
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
County. Matherne is one of at least eight known candidates nationwide to win office Tuesday, including Virgina Democrat Danica Roem, who became the state’s first transgender legislator after beating a 13-term Republican incumbent who introduced... 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 winCounty. Matherne is one of at least eight known candidates nationwide to win o
The New Canaan News / Posted 6 days ago
County. Matherne is one of at least eight known candidates nationwide to win office Tuesday, including Virgina Democrat Danica Roem, who became the state’s first transgender legislator after beating a 13-term Republican incumbent who introduced... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Danica Roem: ‘A knowledgeable transgender person can do well in government’Danica Roem knew she had made history this week when former Vice President Joe
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 6 days ago
Danica Roem knew she had made history this week when former Vice President Joe Biden called to congratulate her. “When the Vice President calls, that’s when you know it’s time to declare victory,” Roem said Friday on CNN’s “At This Hour.” The... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Don’t underestimate the anti-Trump revenge voteraces — both in the Virginia House of Delegates — headed to recounts. Run For
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
races — both in the Virginia House of Delegates — headed to recounts. Run For Something’s biggest headline-makers included Danica Roem, 33, in Virginia, who became the nation’s first openly transgender state legislator. She defeated 13-term... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Danica Roem: 'A knowledgeable transgender person can do well in government'Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person electe
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature. Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature.Related... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Danica Roem: 'A knowledgeable transgender person can do well in government'Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person electe
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature. Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature.Related... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Danica Roem: 'A knowledgeable transgender person can do well in government'Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person electe
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 6 days ago
Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature. Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature.Related... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Danica Roem: 'A knowledgeable transgender person can do well in government'Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person electe
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 6 days ago
Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature. Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature.Related... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Danica Roem: 'A knowledgeable transgender person can do well in government'Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person electe
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 days ago
Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature. Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature.Related... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Danica Roem: 'A knowledgeable transgender person can do well in government'Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person electe
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 6 days ago
Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature. Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature.Related... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Danica Roem: 'A knowledgeable transgender person can do well in government'Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person electe
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 6 days ago
Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature. Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature.Related... Read more
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News 8000
Danica Roem: 'A knowledgeable transgender person can do well in government'Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person electe
News 8000 / Posted 6 days ago
Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature. Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature.Related... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Danica Roem: 'A knowledgeable transgender person can do well in government'Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person electe
KTXS Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature. Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature.Related... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Danica Roem: 'A knowledgeable transgender person can do well in government'Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person electe
KECI Missoula / Posted 6 days ago
Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature. Virginia delegate Danica Roem become the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature.Related... Read more
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