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Danica Roem, a Democrat for Delegate in Virginia's district 13, and who is transgender, sits in her campaign office on September 22, 2017, in Manassas, Virginia.
Danica Roem, a Democrat for Delegate in Virginia's district 13, and who is transgender, sits in her campaign office on September 22, 2017, in Manassas, Virginia.

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Virginia elects first transgender legislator

Virginia Democrat Danica Roem made history for becoming the first openly transgender politician elected to a state legislature, defeating Republican incumbent Robert Marshall.

Virginia elects first transgender legislator

Virginia Democrat Danica Roem made history for becoming the first openly transgender politician elected to a state legislature, defeating Republican incumbent Robert Marshall.