Kerri Kupec

Fox News Washington Editor
Former Director of Communications and Public Affairs at U.S. Department of Justice
Trump Transition Team Member & Assistant on Brett Kavanaugh Supreme Court Confirmation Team

—Hired as Fox News Washington editor in April 2021, with statement noting her work with anti-LGBTQ group Alliance Defending Freedom

Falsely compared marriage equality to polygamy and child predation

—Former Legal Counsel and Communications Director for Alliance Defending Freedom, designated a hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center, that has advocated for so-called conversion therapy, fought against LGBTQ rights in every major court battle, and lobbies worldwide against equality

Condemned Yelp! for supporting trans students, saying, “Big business shouldn’t be advocating for boys to share the girls’ locker rooms and showers—and vice versa—in our public schools.”

Claimed transgender support “renders sex meaningless” and that money and politics are reasons the Obama administration took a favorable stand.

Tweeted an article claiming that being transgender is “opening the Pandora’s box of metaphysical subjectivism,” and that men transition in order to take advantage of women.

—Against all available evidence, argued that North Carolina’s infamous HB2 was “good for business” and “absolutely not” anti-transgender.



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