Dr. Rachel Levine makes history—and makes a promise to support and advocate for transgender youth
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On Wednesday, the U.S. Senate voted 52-48 to confirm Dr. Rachel Levine, an openly transgender pediatrician, as assistant secretary for health in the Department of Health and Human Services. Levine, who previously served as Pennslyvania’s secretary of health, is the first openly transgender federal official confirmed by the Senate, as reported by NPR. In other words, Levine quite literally made history.

In reference to her nomination, President Joe Biden said he believes that Levine has the...

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