‘Lobbying for my right to exist’: U.S. Senate panel examines how states target trans kids

By: - June 21, 2023 7:22 pm
Harleigh Walker, a 16-year-old transgender girl from Alabama

Harleigh Walker, a 16-year-old transgender girl from Alabama, testifies before the U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary about how the Equality Act would protect transgender kids. (Screenshot from Senate Judiciary Committee webcast)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.