Joe Biden promised to reverse President Donald Trump’s executive orders that sidelined the pro-transgender policies imposed by former President Barack Obama.
“I will flat out just change the law — I will eliminate those executive orders,” he told the mother of a woman who said her young child is transgender.
Since 2017, Trump has used his power of the presidency to reject the pro-transgender rules set by President Barack Obama.
Trump’s executive order bars the Pentagon from ordering soldiers to pretend that an intact man is a woman and allows officials in federally-funded homeless shelters to let abused and homeless women use different bedrooms and bathrooms than homeless men. Trump’s policies also help girls sue to keep boys out of their sports and allow states to recognize the two different and complementary sexes in their K-12 schools.
The woman asked at the October 15 town hall event: