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Betsy DeVos Defends Transgender Bathroom Move

Betsy DeVos Defends Transgender Bathroom Move

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is defending the decision to rescind public-school bathroom rules for transgender students.

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Watch: Caitlyn Jenner Calls Trump Transgender Decision a 'Disaster'

Watch: Caitlyn Jenner Calls Trump Transgender Decision a 'Disaster'

Feb 24
Caitlyn Jenner is taking President Donald Trump to task for his administration's reversal of a directive on transgender access to public school bathrooms.

As President, Trump Juggles Loyalties on LGBT Issues

As President, Trump Juggles Loyalties on LGBT Issues

By Laurie Kellman and Jonathan Lemire | Feb 24
There was candidate Donald Trump in Colorado, waving a rainbow flag emblazoned with a "LGBTs for Trump," a photo opportunity meant to signal he was a new brand of Republican when it comes to protecting LGBT Americans.

White House Adviser Asked FBI to Dispute Russia Report

White House Adviser Asked FBI to Dispute Russia Report

By Julie Pace | Feb 24
White House chief of staff Reince Priebus asked a top FBI official to dispute media reports that President Donald Trump's campaign advisers were frequently in touch with Russian intelligence agents during the election, a White House official says.

Supreme Court Could Decide Transgender Case. Or Not.

Supreme Court Could Decide Transgender Case. Or Not.

By Mark Sherman | Feb 24
Both the transgender teen who sued to use a boys' bathroom and the Virginia school board that won't let him still want the Supreme Court to issue a definitive ruling in their ongoing dispute

Gov. Cuomo Blasts Trump Administration, Instructs State Educators to Protect Transgender Students

Gov. Cuomo Blasts Trump Administration, Instructs State Educators to Protect Transgender Students

Feb 23
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo issued a directive to the State Education Department that school districts around New York must protect transgender students.

Bills Targeting Transgender Bathroom Access are Floundering

Bills Targeting Transgender Bathroom Access are Floundering

By David Crary | Feb 23
Bills to curtail transgender people's access to public restrooms are pending in a dozen states, but even in conservative bastions such as Texas and Arkansas they may be doomed by high-powered opposition.

Betsy DeVos Defends Transgender Bathroom Move

Betsy DeVos Defends Transgender Bathroom Move

Feb 23
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is defending the decision to rescind public-school bathroom rules for transgender students.

Dayton Blasts Trump's Transgender Bathroom Reversal

Dayton Blasts Trump's Transgender Bathroom Reversal

By Kyle Potter | Feb 23
Gov. Mark Dayton blasted Trump's administration for reversing federal guidance that allowed transgender students to use the bathrooms and locker rooms of their choice, urging Minnesota schools to continue operating under the previous directive.

Jimmy Kimmel Talks About Trump and Other Pre-Oscars Concerns

Jimmy Kimmel Talks About Trump and Other Pre-Oscars Concerns

By Sandy Cohen | Feb 23
Jimmy Kimmel says he never really wanted to host the Academy Awards.

Rihanna is Named Harvard University Humanitarian of the Year

Rihanna is Named Harvard University Humanitarian of the Year

Feb 23
Rihanna has been named the 2017 Harvard University Humanitarian of the Year.

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