TV ads on Fox News, channels to pressure Donald Trump to allow transgender people in military Donald Trump had vowed to ban transgender troops from serving in the US military. Mar 01, Trump has vowed to ban transgender troops from serving. It uses a series of quotes from Trump, a former senior military leader and several Congress members who were in the armed forces to argue that all qualified Americans should be able to serve. The White House had no immediate comment. The issue has become mired in a complicated string of political statements, court decisions and policy reviews since Trump first stunned his administration with tweets last July declaring that the government would ban transgender individuals from serving in the military.
Trump moves to ban most transgender troops from serving
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Human Rights Campaign to Trump admin: Don't roll back transgender protections Posted: HRC is among the nation's most prominent LGBTQ rights groups, and its statement Sunday called on Congress to pass legislation enshrining protections it says are at threat should the Trump administration go forward with the reported plan. The Times report said the Department of Health and Human Services is working to define sex under Title IX as solely male or female at birth, with no room for change.
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President Trump signs directive on military transgender ban Details released on new military guidelines The Trump administration is considering a possible rollback of Obama-era recognitions and protections that broadened the definition of gender, according to a report Sunday. Title IX is the federal law that bans gender discrimination in education programs that receive government financial assistance. Many civil rights groups have pointed to other court rulings that said bias against transgender people represented discrimination under Title IX and other laws.