Democratic presidential prospect Beto O’Rourke has unveiled a approach to guard LGBTQ rights on the morning he led a Pride Operate via a New York City park.
The former Texas congressman claims to use govt orders to overturn the Trump administration’s transgender troop ban and reverse the exercise of discharging HIV-optimistic provider members.
Mr O’Rourke wishes to get the job done with Congress to pass The Equality Act, which he suggests would ensure LGBTQ folks can “fully participate in general public life without the need of discrimination” in work, housing and “public spaces and services”.
Thank you to everyone who joined us on a operate to the LGBT Memorial this morning as we celebrate Pride Thirty day period and commit to the operate forward so we can make certain there is comprehensive civil rights and comprehensive equality in this state. pic.twitter.com/AhvJyXqfbT
— Beto O’Rourke (@BetoORourke) June 12, 2019
The prepare launched right now consists of a common health treatment technique that would assurance LGBTQ individuals accessibility to hormone “and other gender-affirming remedies.”
Mr O’Rourke also pledges to make it much easier for LGBTQ refugees seeking US asylum.
He declared his 2020 campaign in March.
– Press Affiliation