Andrea Jenkins makes history as first openly trans black woman elected in U.S.

Andrea Jenkins, a black transgender woman, made history Tuesday as the first black openly transgender woman elected to political office in the United States, LGBTQ advocacy groups and researchers said. Jenkins, a Democrat, won a seat on the Minneapolis City Council.

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