Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

A Republican serving in the U.S. House talked about her transgender son.

Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen represents South Florida including Key West through the keys and parts of Miami. She scores 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign’s Congressional scorecard.

“He’s so happy living an authentic life just being honest about who he is,” Ros-Lehtinen said. “He brings a lot of joy in our lives.”