This Week in Trans News: No, Trans People Didn’t Lose Your Election

Noted centrist election-loser Claire McCaskill blames anemic Democratic performance on “transsexual” rights

Katelyn Burns
3 min readNov 5, 2020

--

(Credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

In what is quickly becoming a quadrennial tradition, pundits, and centrist politicians have hopped on the “blame the tr*nnies” bandwagon to explain why Democrats lost…

--

--

Katelyn Burns

Political journalist. The first openly trans Capitol Hill reporter in US history. Writing about more than just trans issues. Follow her on Twitter @transscribe