Tuesday's victory makes her likely to become the first woman and openly LGBTQ+ person to represent the heavily Democratic state in Congress
“If they’re going to have a transgender drag queens- anybody comes near my daughter with a f**king dick & fucking panty hose, I’ll kill ‘em”
“It is unacceptable that the U.S. military continues to perpetuate harmful stigma against people living with HIV”
“To Vermonters in the LGBTQA+ community, I want you to know we stand with you and support you but know we have more work to do”
Balint is the first openly gay woman elected to the Vermont Senate and the first woman to serve as its president
“What propelled me was a belief I understood the needs and values of Vermont and thought it was time for a new generation to address them”
"The crowd was decked out in LGBTQ+ affirming clothing- the stands were completely packed. It was just so heartwarming to see"
With the Governor's signature Vermont becomes the 14th state to enact a similar ban.
In a historic moment, Christine Hallquist won the Democratic nomination Tuesday to run to become the next Vermont governor, making her the first transgender candidate ever...