She stressed creating jobs, improving schools and addressing traffic congestion, according to ABC News.
The race was marred by Marshall's constant stream of petulant trans-phobia and general asshattery, including frequently misgendering Roem and depicting her as a bathroom predator, but Roem rose above his bottom-dwelling commentary-and trounced him on election day.
Roem unseated Bob Marshall, who has been a conservative Republican figure in the Virginia State Legislature for 26 years.
The win was not only monumental because Roem is the first trans person elected, but also because she won the election over someone who is vocally homophobic and transphobic.
Prior to running for office, Roem worked as a journalist.
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In her Oscar-worthy acceptance speech, Jenkins said: "As an African-American trans-identified woman, I know firsthand the feeling of being marginalized, left out, thrown under the bus".
He also sponsored the state's "bathroom bill" intending to ban transgender people from using restrooms matching their identity (his own party killed that proposal) and pushed a ban on gay people serving in the Virginia National Guard.
On the campaign trail, Marshall and other Republicans repeatedly misidentified Roem's gender.
Roem wasn't the only transgender candidate elected Tuesday. "Though we all wish tonight would have turned out differently, I am deeply grateful for your support and effort over the years", the statement read.
Roem, who sings in a metal band in her spare time, said she learned to listen to different perspectives and digest complicated policy as a reporter for the Gainesville Times and Prince William Times, skills she would bring to bear as a delegate. Once she is in office, she will also be the first openly transgender person elected and seated to a USA state legislature.
In a statement following Titus' win, Victory Fund President and CEO Aisha C. Moodie-Mills told PennLive that it was a "historic night for trans candidates" in the country, adding, "Tyler is part of a vanguard of leaders who are determined to be part of the conversation on issues that affect their lives".
Two years after he suffered a near-fatal overdose, Lamar Odom has reportedly collapsed once again in a Los Angeles nightclub. A rep for the ex-Laker attributed Odom's collapse to dehydration and assured he is now "doing well".
A source close to Sessions defended the attorney general, promising he "has been entirely truthful and consistent on this matter". To view the full article, register now. "I think the Democrats might want to be careful what they ask for".
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The cornerback had spent the first half jawing at the normally reserved receiver, holding him to one catch for six yards. Ivory wouldn't find pay dirt himself, but he did more than an enough to offset the loss of Fournette for the ball game.
The anti-Trump media appears to have quite the connection to the investigation led by Special Counsel Bob Mueller. Flynn's cooperation would not only aid his son but could mean leniency in his own case.
Elliott's role in this game could be huge as he faces a Kanas City defense that is allowing 131 yards per game . This was a game that Atlanta could have definitely won, but the Panthers with more poise than the Falcons.
The ruling in Apple's favour was overturned nearly two years later, but reinstated once again less than a year after that. But here's the amusing part: all the original phones involved in the battle have already been phased out of protection.
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David Moyes said he has a point to prove and is "hungry to get things right" after being appointed as West Ham's new manager. West Ham has lost its last two home games in embarrassing fashion, against Brighton (3-0) and Liverpool (4-1).
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