The White House is about to issue guidance to the Pentagon on how to put in effect Tump’s transgender ban on the military.
According to the Narrative Times, a White House memo is set to be delivered to the Defense Department and detail how Trump wants to bar transgender people from the military.
Under Trump’s new policy, it’ll be left up to Defense Secretary James Mattis as to whether a transgender service member can deploy as the major criteria to keep them in the service, says the Hill.
The two-page memo will give Secretary Mattis six months to put in a plan to implement the ban according to White House Officials.
Here is what Mattis said during his testimony to Congress earlier this year.
Do you think Trump made the right choice to ban transgender’s from the military in this way?