Informer President George H. View your profile page here OR Click close to continue. The New York Times. Yes, openly; " Don't ask, don't tell " policy repealed in September Transgender people allowed to served openly since temporarily banned in and On July 13,Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said that the current regulations banning transgender individuals from serving were outdated, and announced a six-month study to determine if lifting the ban would have any impact on the military's effectiveness. In the United States, there is no federal law against such discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity, but at least twenty-two states and many major cities have enacted laws prohibiting it.
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Tsai told reporters that she would take "complete responsibility" for the defeat as she resigned as chair of the party. In FebruaryCarter said he opposed discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, but in June he withdrew his support of a gay rights plank in the Democratic Party platform. Presidents have established certain protections for some employees of the federal government by executive order. United StatesU. LGBT rights -related laws regarding family and anti-discrimination still vary by state.
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