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Kennedy: We’re Helping the Parent ‘Who Lies Awake Terrified Their Transgender Son’ Will Be Bullied
‘We are bombarded with one false choice after another’

RUSH TRANSCRIPT:
KENNEDY: "We are bombarded with one false choice after another. Coal miners or single moms? Rural communities or inner cities? The coast or the heartland? As if the mechanic in Pittsburgh, a teacher in Tulsa, and day care worker in Birmingham are bitter rivals rather than mutual casualties of a system forcefully rigged towards those at the top. As if the parent who lies awake terrified that their transgender son or daughter will be beaten and bullied at school is any more or less legitimate than a parent whose heart is shattered by a daughter in the grips of an opioid addiction. So here is the answer the Democrats offer tonight. We choose both."