Utahns Denounce Trump’s Ban On Transgender Troops In U.S. Military
Utahns denounce Trump’s ban on transgender troops in U.S. military
SALT LAKE CITY — Utah Republicans in Washington and local LGBT advocacy groups spoke out against President Donald Trump after the commander in chief declared a ban on transgender troops serving in the U.S. military.
“After consultation with my Generals and military experts, please be advised that the United States Government will not accept or allow Transgender individuals to serve in any capacity in the U.S. Military,” Trump posted in a series of tweets Wednesday morning.
“Our military must be focused on decisive and overwhelming victory and cannot be burdened with the tremendous medical costs and disruption that transgender …