Policy Desk is a series all about demystifying legislation affecting transgender and gender nonconforming folks. Given the current political climate, it’s more important now than ever before that the public understands how our political process works, how laws impact our everyday lives and how we can make sure our voices and experiences are elevated and respected.
3 Anti-Trans Bills You Should Know
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TLC Policy Coordinator Corinne Green recaps the legislative attacks in Texas and reports from on the ground at the state capitol as the legislature opens its special session.
A bill that would be a death sentence for many in our community is moving forward in the Senate — and we have only a few days left to stop it.
The legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act would harm millions of people by making it possible for individual states to allow insurance companies to deny coverage or charge more if a person has a preexisting condition, such as having been diagnosed as HIV+. It would also allow states to opt out of the essential health benefits requirement.
ACA Watch: Help Protect Healthcare for the Trans Community
The future of the Affordable Care Act is at risk! Republican congress members are determined to repeal and replace it with a healthcare system that dismantles so many crucial protections for TGNC folks. Learn more about what’s happening in Washington and what you can do to protect healthcare for our community members.