Transgender Lawmaker Danica Roem: Trump Shows There's 'No Barrier' To Getting Elected

“When you brag about sexually assaulting women and then you get elected anyway, there’s no barrier to entry anymore.”

If Danica Roem was anxious about “barriers to entry” when running for office, the results of the 2016 presidential election threw any uncertainties out the door.“All Donald Trump’s election showed me was that there’s literally nothing in my background that disqualifies me from running,” Roem, who this month became Virginia’s first openly transgender elected official, told the U.K.’s Channel 4 in an interview published Thursday. “When you brag about sexually assaulting women and then you get e...