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Trump health agency proposes reversing Obamacare transgender protections

23 days ago   |   By Politicus USA

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Friday proposed a rule that would roll back protections for transgender patients under Obamacare, the second rule this month the agency has put forward to allow health care providers to deny services to them.
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Trump administration rolls back Obama-era health care protections for transgender people

23 days ago   |   By NBC News

Rights groups denounced the move as a license to discriminate against LGBTQ Americans.
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Trump Administration Proposes Nixing Health Care Protections For Transgender People

Trump Administration Proposes Nixing Health Care Protections For Transgender People

23 days ago   |   By The Huffington Post

The announcement comes just days after the Trump administration proposed removing homeless shelter protections for transgender people.
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Trump Administration Proposes Rule To Reverse Protections For Transgender Patients

Trump Administration Proposes Rule To Reverse Protections For Transgender Patients

24 days ago   |   By NPR

A federal agency issued a proposed rule Friday that rolls back Obama-era protections for transgender patients. Advocates for transgender people say the rule leaves them vulnerable to discrimination.
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Trump administration to roll back health-care protections for transgender people

24 days ago   |   By CNBC

The Trump administration proposed Friday to roll back health-care protections for transgender people by ending an Obama-era policy that prohibited health providers from discriminating against patients based on their gender identity.
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Supreme Court Hands Democrats A Win On Racial Gerrymandering In Virginia

Supreme Court Hands Democrats A Win On Racial Gerrymandering In Virginia

Eleven legislative districts in Virginia were declared to be sorted by race and were redrawn. The court's decision Monday left that in place. Read more ...

Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher To Begin War Crimes Trial

Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher To Begin War Crimes Trial

Trump is considering pardoning Gallagher, who faces trial for murdering an Islamic State prisoner in his care and attempting to murder civilians. Read more ...

Buttigieg returns to South Bend after man killed by police

Buttigieg returns to South Bend after man killed by police

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Pompeo Claims There's 'No Doubt' Iran Attacked Tankers, But U.S. Allies Want...

Pompeo Claims There's 'No Doubt' Iran Attacked Tankers, But U.S. Allies Want Proof

Casting the Trump administration's credibility gap into sharp relief, allies like Japan and Germany have demanded more "credible" evidence to support the U.S. claim. Read more ...

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Tobacco's 'Special Friend': What Internal Documents Say About Mitch McConnell

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Massive protests draw apology from Hong Kong leadership

Massive protests draw apology from Hong Kong leadership

HONG KONG - Hong Kong citizens marched for hours Sunday in a massive protest that drew a late-in-the-day apology from the city's top leader for her handling of legislation that... Read more ...

Mike Pompeo Calls On Foreign Leaders To Unite Over Alleged Oil Attacks

Mike Pompeo Calls On Foreign Leaders To Unite Over Alleged Oil Attacks

“We are going to work to build out a set of countries that have deep vested interest in keeping that strait open to help us do that,” Pompeo said. Read more ...

Israel moves to name Golan settlement after Trump

Israel moves to name Golan settlement after Trump

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Trump Designs On Revamped Air Force One May Not Take Off

Trump Designs On Revamped Air Force One May Not Take Off

Rep. Joe Courtney, D-Conn., has attached an amendment to the annual defense policy plan to keep Trump's designs on the next presidential plane within budget. (Image credit... Read more ...

Father's Day perfect timing for Gary Woodland's first major

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Not long after arriving in Lawrence, Kansas, to start a new job, I met and became close friends with the university's long-time golf coach, Ross Randall, who in our first... Read more ...