Thursday, January 07, 2016
Tamara Adrian Sworn In
Now that she has been sworn in, it's official. She took the oath of office on January 5 and has become a member of a very exclusive sorority of trans feminine politicians who serve in their national legislatures.
As the new rep for Caracas, while Adrian would like to pass a gender identity law, a same sex marriage one, and an anti-discrimination, she is aware that much of the reason she and many of her fellow assemblymembers were elected was to tackle the economic issues that have resulted in 160% inflation. and Venezuela's currency being worthless outside the country despite having oil reserves .
"People are poor now, and poverty has increased a lot this year, "said Adrian. "But next year, they are going to be hungry if we don't take steps to make the economy better. Things could come to a head in the first quarter of "
Let's hope that she and her fellow legislators are successful in tackling that problem