Biden to transgender Americans: "Your president has your back"

by Jordyn Pair · Apr 29th, 2021 1:29 pm

Last Updated May 3rd, 2021 at 6:11 am

President Biden addressed transgender Americans during his speech to a joint session of Congress on Wednesday, telling them that he "has your back."

"To all the transgender Americans watching at home, especially the young people who are so brave, I want you to know that your president has your back," Biden said.

He then urged Congress to pass the Equality Act, which protects LGBT Americans from discrimination in the workplace, housing, or health care.

🔦 Although the Equality Act has passed the House of Representatives, it has not passed the Senate


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