Several lawmakers hung transgender pride flags outside their Capitol Hill offices this week ahead of Sunday's International Transgender Day of Visibility.

ADVERTISEMENT

Several lawmakers posted pictures of their flags on social media, including 2020 presidential candidate Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersSinger Neil Young says that America's presidents haven't done enough address climate change New poll catapults Buttigieg to frontrunner position in Iowa Growing 2020 field underscores Democratic divide MORE (I-Vt.) and Reps. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.), Andy Levin (D-Mich.), Debbie Mucarsel-PowellDebbie Mucarsel-PowellProgressive Latino group launches first incumbent protection campaign Hispanic Democrats announce 'Latina Prosperity Principles' Gun epidemic is personal for lawmakers touched by violence MORE (D-Fla.) and Lori Trahan (D-Mass).

House Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiLouisiana governor wins re-election Dynamic scoring: Forward-thinking budgeting practices to grow our economy Pelosi: Trump tweets on Yovanovitch show his 'insecurity as an imposter' MORE (D-Calif.) and Democratic Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-CortezAlexandria Ocasio-CortezLouisiana governor wins re-election White House backs Stephen Miller amid white nationalist allegations Ocasio-Cortez voices support for Taylor Swift in artist's battle to perform her songs MORE (N.Y.), Ayanna PressleyAyanna PressleyAyanna Pressley introduces extensive criminal justice reform resolution Ocasio-Cortez jabs 'plutocratic' late entrants to 2020 field Justice Democrats official denies that progressives struggle with electability MORE (Mass.) and Jennifer WextonJennifer Lynn WextonDemocrat unveils bill requiring banks to identify suspicious activity related to guns Newly-elected official feels 'stronger' than she did when she flipped off Trump's motorcade Ben Carson says political correctness will 'destroy our nation' when pressed on reported transgender remarks MORE (Va.) also hung the flags outside their offices. 

"Discrimination has no place in our society.  I am proud to display this flag as a symbol of my support for transgender people across the country," Sanders tweeted. "We must stand with transgender people in all of our communities." 

"Proud to hang the trans flag outside of my D.C. office during #TransVisibilityWeek," Jayapal tweeted. "To my trans constituents and to the entire trans and gender non-conforming community: you are loved, you are strong and you #WontBeErased."

A spokesperson for Rep. Alan LowenthalAlan Stuart LowenthalPelosi calls for Congress to pass resolution supporting two-state solution to Israeli-Palestinian conflict Democrats dread Kennedy-Markey showdown in 2020 House leaves for six-week August recess MORE (D-Calif.) told The Hill that the congressman hung the transgender pride flag outside his office Monday morning and would keep it up through next Monday.

The National Center for Transgender Equality tweeted on Tuesday that it delivered transgender pride flags to every member of Congress to celebrate Transgender Visibility Week. 

"With the help of community members & volunteers, we delivered trans pride flags to EVERY member of the Congress, from every party, including voting members and non-voting delegates," the center tweeted from its verified account. 

Updated 5:15 p.m.