Trump moves to ban most transgender troops. The decision follows a Pentagon review but the Justice Department will still have to make the case in federal court.
Trump moves to ban most transgender troops from serving. The White House issues new policies banning most transgender Americans from servicing in the U.S. military; Leland Vittert reports.
Trump first called for a ban on transgender troops in a series of tweets last summer, and followed up in August by issuing a memo banning transgender people from enlisting.
Trump Moves to Ban Most Transgender Troops From Military The Human Rights Campaign, the nation’s largest LGBT civil rights organization, accused the Trump administration of pushing «anti
«There is simply no way to spin it, the Trump-Pence Administration is going all in on its discriminatory, unconstitutional and despicable ban on transgender troops,» said HRC president Chad Griffin.
Trump just banned transgender troops in America. In Israel, they’ve served for years U.S. President Donald Trump released an order Friday night banning most transgender troops from serving in military except under «limited circumstances,» following up on his calls last year to …
U.S. President Donald Trump released an order banning most transgender troops from serving in military except under «limited circumstances,» following up on his calls last year to …
President Trump on Friday moved to formally ban most transgender people from serving in the military, with limited exceptions. The White House issued a memorandum on policies determined by Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, stating that transgender people are “disqualified from military service except under limited circumstances.”
The Pentagon in recent months has allowed transgender troops already serving to stay in the military, and began allowing transgender individuals to enlist on Jan. 1.
Trump’s decision is less restrictive than his initial comments in a July Twitter message saying he would prohibit transgender people from military service. That blanket ban reversed former