Robyn Deane, transgendered former brother-in-law of Gov. McDonnell, fights for gay rights
Robyn Deane, a man who is in the process of becoming a woman, is the former brother-in-law of Gov. Robert F. McDonnell. She wants Virginia and national lawmakers to pass legislation that prevents discrimination in the workplace on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.
A fight for relative progress Article | RICHMOND -- Robyn Deane, dressed in a red raincoat, jeans and heels, glanced at her handwritten notes before peering at the crowd gathered outside Virginia's Capitol to promote the rights of gay and transgender state workers.