Pennsylvania’s Rachel Levine confirmed as highest-ranking openly transgender federal official

By: - March 24, 2021 6:36 pm

Former Pennsylvania Department of Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine speaks during a press conference on Monday, Dec. 28, 2020. (Pennsylvania Capital-Star)

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Laura Olson
Laura Olson

Laura covers the nation's capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom, a network of nonprofit outlets that includes Virginia Mercury. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections, and campaign finance.