In an interview with Variety,
Caitlyn Jenner suggested Congressional Republicans privately support
The 68-year-old Jenner's interview was
part of Variety's Trans Hollywood issue, the cover of which
features actors Laverne Cox, Alexandra Billings and Chaz Bono.
Jenner, a Republican, described
President Donald Trump as “good” on LGBT issues as a candidate.
“Get over it!” she
said. “I honestly don't know what happened when he got in
there. It was extraordinarily disappointing.”
“He's not been doing a very good job,
but it's not over yet.”
Jenner said that she is quietly
lobbying politicians on transgender rights, and suggested
Congressional Republicans privately support such rights.
“I met with [House Speaker] Paul
Ryan. I've met with just about everybody. Publicly, they aren't
supportive of transgender rights,” Jenner said.
When asked about her dream acting role,
Jenner answered: “In a Marvel movie, I want to play the baddest-ass
lady you've ever seen in your life. They got the wicked queen or the
wicked lady. Just do the makeup and the outfit. And I got the deep
Jenner refused to say more than she's
“very close” and “kind of inseparable” with Sophia Hutchins,
her rumored girlfriend.
Hutchins appears to confirm rumors she's dating Caitlyn Jenner.)