Content Filed Under: Trump Administration

Posts regarding actions, decisions, and statements from President Trump’s administration in relation to non-discrimination protections for LGBTQ people.


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Anti-LGBT Nominee for U.S. Army Secretary Withdraws Name from Consideration

By Adam Polaski • May 5, 2017, 4:55 pm President Donald Trump’s nominee for secretary of the U.S. Army withdrew his name from consideration this afternoon. In a statement, Tennessee state Sen. Mark Green said his nomination has become a “distraction.”
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As New Reports Emerge on Potential Anti-LGBT Order, Trump Should Remember Pledge to LGBT Americans

By Adam Polaski • May 2, 2017, 4:54 pm Today Politico reported that, according to "two senior administration officials," President Donald Trump is prepared to sign a broad executive order that could have serious ramifications for the LGBT community.
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Nominee for U.S. Army Secretary Mark Green Has Deep Anti-LGBT Record

By Adam Polaski • April 12, 2017, 9:27 am Freedom for All Americans is galvanizing individuals to contact their senators to oppose the nominee, who has a deep and long history of standing against LGBT equality.
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Trump Administration Selects HHS Civil Rights Office Leader with Deep Anti-Transgender History

By Adam Polaski • March 23, 2017, 4:39 pm This week President Trump's administration quietly appointed Roger Severino, a longtime opponent of transgender equality, as the head of the Office of Civil Rights in the Department of Health and Human Services.
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Trump Administration Rescinds Federal Guidance Protecting Transgender Youth

By Adam Polaski • February 22, 2017, 7:25 pm After the White House all but confirmed yesterday its intention to rescind federal guidance concerning protections for transgender students under Title IX, the administration made the announcement official today.
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Trump Administration on the Verge of Rescinding Guidance Protecting Transgender Students

By Adam Polaski • February 21, 2017, 3:44 pm The Trump administration appears ready to rescind the federal guidance concerning protections for transgender students under Title IX.
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Trump’s Pick for Secretary of Education Financially Bankrolled Anti-LGBT Groups & Proposals

By Adam Polaski • November 23, 2016, 3:30 pm Today the transition team for president-elect Donald Trump announced that they had selected Betsy DeVos to head up the Department of Education in his cabinet come January.