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Secretary of Defense James Mattis says the delay will allow more time to study how transgender troops will affect military readiness.
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is giving the military chiefs another six months before they begin allowing transgender individuals to enlist in the armed services. Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White says Mattis … Click to Continue »
The country’s military leaders are getting an additional six months to determine whether they should continue to discriminate against transgender individuals who want to enlist in the armed forces. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said ...
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is giving the military chiefs another six months to conduct a review to determine if allowing transgender individuals to enlist in the armed services will affect the "readiness or lethality" of the force...