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Chelsea Manning is challenging incumbent Democratic Sen. Ben Cardin for his seat in Maryland.
Transgender Virginia candidate wins historic election against opponent who refused to debate her and referred to her with male pronouns
Danica Roem is set to become the first openly transgender state legislator in the US.
Moderate Republicans who opposed the bill, like House Speaker Joe Straus, could be fighting to keep their jobs.
Highest ranking retired transgender officer slams new plan: I think Trump is ‘being influenced by Pence’
"I would've been a better leader if it was out in the open," the colonel said.
About one-fifth of transgender individuals are veterans of the US military — meaning that they are twice as likely as others to serve in the military.
"The money is negligible," said Kristin Beck, a 20-year veteran of the Navy SEALs who is transgender. "You're talking about .000001% of the military budget."
Texas’ controversial ‘bathroom bill’ cleared its first hurdle — here’s what you need to know about it
The bill has become a flashpoint for transgender rights in the Lone Star State.
What happens when you take a basic legal protection away from LGBT populations? Decades of public health research suggests the answer is an uptick in suicide.
LGBT advocates have blasted the bill as discriminatory against transgender residents, whose gender identity may not be reflected on their birth certificates.
The department says that the law constituted a pattern and practice of discrimination and violated the Civil Rights Act.