See Local News
Get Balanced News From Your U.S. State.
See Local News
See all locals

Videos show LGBTQ+ advocates chanting, being detained in Texas Capitol

Posted on AllSides May 2nd, 2023
From The Center

Parents of transgender children were among advocates of the LGBTQ+ community who flooded the Texas Capitol on Tuesday as the state House was poised to vote on a bill that would ban gender-affirming care for minors. The bill, Senate Bill 14 (SB 14), would prohibit transgender youth from having access to puberty blockers and hormone therapy. The state Senate passed a version of the bill this year, and House lawmakers are expected to do the same as both chambers of the Texas legislature are led by a Republican majority. Under...

Read full story
Some content from this outlet may be limited or behind a paywall.

More News about Politics from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right