Vice President Kamala Harris attended the Capitol Pride March and Rally in Washington, DC on Saturday.
The state of play: Harris and second man Doug Emhoff joined the crowd, who greeted them with cheers, according to news reports.
- The visit had not been part of the vice president’s public program.
The big picture: Pride celebrations are taking place across the country this weekend, a year after many similar events were canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
What they say: “We need to make sure that our transgender community and our youth are all protected. We still need protections around jobs and housing, ”said Harris. “There is still a lot of work to be done, and I know we are determined. “
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