Transgender Military Ban

Although the "don't ask, don't tell" policy has been repealed, that policy change still leaves transgender members of the military without protection. A serviceman or woman can still be discharged simply for being transgender. Here we track the latest news on efforts to repeal the ban on transgender Americans from serving openly in the military.

The American Medical Association excoriates Trump's ban.

April 05 2018 2:44 PM

A plurality of Americans disapprove of his handling of LGBT issues, including the ban on military service by transgender people.

March 31 2018 3:55 PM

The trans ban is just the latest attempt to push a radical Jesus agenda on our service members.

March 29 2018 12:54 PM

The president released a memo to that effect Friday evening, but the ban is still blocked by courts.

March 23 2018 9:35 PM Updated

A federal judge's order has the potential to further embarrass the administration.

March 22 2018 4:06 PM

The ad features a bipartisan group of leaders denouncing the ban.

March 01 2018 2:34 PM

The message makes clear how many prominent lawmakers and military leaders oppose the hastily announced ban.

February 26 2018 2:08 PM