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President-elect Biden and VP-elect Harris tweet on the TDoR

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President-elect Biden and VP elect Harris took to Twitter outlining their plan for justice on the Transgender Day of Remembrance.

Biden and Harris have their work cut out.

2018 saw a doubling of transphobic hate crimes over the previous year. Trump’s Discrimination Administration leaves our incoming president to deal with an unparalleled increase in transphobic hate crimes during 2019.

Trump’s policies have resulted in a record number of US transgender murders, overwhelming people of color.  And according to the FBI report, that’s just the tip of the iceberg.

This what President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris had to say about that:

Kelli Busey
Kelli, Busey is managing editor at Planet Transgender