5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 24

1. In today’s edition of “anti-LGBT leaders hired by the president,” Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach was selected to the vice-chair of a commission to investigate claims of voter fraud.

2. Metro Weekly sat down with Raffi Freedman-Gurspan, who made history as the first openly transgender White House official. Freedman-Gurspan was honored for her activism by The Trevor Project this month.

3. Traveling internationally this summer? Make sure you have the right documentation for your kids, especially if they don’t share your last name. That, and other LGBT family travel tips, coming at y’all from Condé Nast Traveler today.

4. Hallmark just made it possible to congratulate your trans friends and family with greeting cards that celebrate their transition.

5. VIDEO OF THE DAY: They’re baaack … Thursdays this fall on NBC! Watch the teaser as Will, Jack and Karen convince Grace to join the crew once more.