President Biden to Deliver Keynote Address & First Lady Jill Biden to Deliver Remarks. Honorees include Actors, Writers and Cultural Icons such as Shonda Rhimes, Lena Waithe, Matt Bomer & the Organizers of the Trans Youth Prom.
The Human Rights Campaign announced today that President Joe Biden, and First Lady Jill Biden, will attend its annual National Dinner, which will be held on Saturday, October 14 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC. President Biden will be delivering the evening’s keynote speech and First Lady Jill Biden will also deliver remarks.
This will be President Biden’s fourth time attending the HRC National Dinner. He gave the keynote address in 2013, 2015 and 2018, demonstrating the enduring commitment the President has shown to the LGBTQ+ community. The President and First Lady will join other nationally renowned speakers, such as HRC President Kelley Robinson and the 2023 honorees, who include:
In addition, the four transgender kids and teenagers, Grayson McFerrin, Libby Gonzales, Hobbes Chukumba, and Daniel Trujillo, who organized Trans Youth Prom will receive a special recognition at the National Dinner for their roles as undeniable forces for transgender justice in their communities and on the national stage.
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