Pennsylvania’s Rachel Levine confirmed as highest-ranking openly transgender federal official

Levine graduated Tulane Medical School

By: - March 24, 2021 5:28 pm

In this screenshot of a Jan. 4 press conference, Pennsylvania’s Department of Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine gives an update on that state’s COVID-19 numbers.

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Laura Olson
Laura Olson

Laura covers the nation's capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom, a network of nonprofit outlets that includes Louisiana Illuminator. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections, and campaign finance.