WHERE TO WATCH
Rosemary Ketchum is Now the First Openly Transgender Elected Official In West Virginia
June 16, 2020
Wheeling City Councilwoman-elect Rosemary Ketchum joined Cheddar to discuss her recent victory, advocating for mental health, and protecting LGBTQ workers.
Biden Orders Review of Violent Domestic Extremism Threat
Jun 16, 2020
West Virginia's First Openly Transgender Elected Official Wants to Get Working Immediately
Rosemary Ketchum becomes the first transgender person elected to city council in West Virginia. Ketchum's new role as councilwoman in Wheeling, WV comes as the U.S. Supreme Court said the 1964 Civil Rights Act protects LGBTQ from workplace discrimination.
Jun 16, 2020
Supreme Court Rules in Landmark LGBTQ Case
In a landmark ruling and a sign of progress for gay and transgender rights, the Supreme Court decided Monday these groups are protected from workplace discrimination under a civil rights law. Jimmy Hoover, Supreme Court Reporter at Law360, joined Wake Up With Cheddar to break down the ruling.
Jan 19, 2021
Biden Picks Transgender Woman as Assistant Health Secretary
President-elect Joe Biden has tapped Pennsylvania Health Secretary Rachel Levine to be his assistant secretary of health, leaving her poised to become the first openly transgender federal official to be confirmed by the Senate.