Trump To Reinstate US Military Ban On Transgender People
Trump to reinstate US military ban on transgender people
The decision reversed a policy approved by the Obama administration
Trump made his announcement in a series of tweets Wednesday morning
The decision reversed a policy initially approved by the Defense Department under President Barack Obama, which was still under final review, that would allow transgender individuals to openly serve in the military. Defense Secretary James Mattis announced last month that he was delaying enactment of the plan to begin allowing transgender individuals to join the US military.
“After consultation with my Generals and military experts, please be advised that the United States Government will not accept or …