Fed. govt aims to roll back transgender health protection, LGBT groups fear discrimination

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Trump administration proposed Friday to roll back Obama-era discrimination protections for transgender people in health care, a move LGBT groups warn will unleash a wave of discrimination. The Health and Human Services Department released a proposed regulation that in effect says “gender identity” is not protected under federal laws that prohibit discrimination in health care. It is part of a backdrop of administration actions to limit or move back some […]

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