Oregon Leaders Promise to Fight Proposed Federal Rollback of Transgender Protections

October 25, 2018 / Sabrina Balderama

Willamette Week

By Elise Herron

October 23, 2018

Portland-area political leaders and advocates say protections for transgender Oregonians are not immediately imperiled by the Trump Administration's latest memo—which, the New York Times recently reported, says gender should be narrowly defined as either male or female according to determinations made at birth.

Advocates gathered at a press conference today to speak out against the threat of striped recognition and protections for transgender Americans.

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