Against 'Outing' Students: Outraged Lenexa Kansas State House Rep. Launches Legislation In Defense Of Trans Youngsters
An upstart suburban Democratic politico pushes back against his colleagues with bill that has good intentions but probably isn't even worth printing given infinitesimal chances of acceptance in GOP-dominated Topeka.
Still, from our vantage, what's interesting is the "non-profit news" laser focus on this issue and a great deal of resources commuted to a culture war battle which impacts a relatively minuscule segment of the population.
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Kansas lawmaker says Senate's obsession with genitals warrants crime for outing LGBTQ kids | Kansas Reflector
TOPEKA - Rep. Brandon Woodard introduced legislation Wednesday that would make it a crime to disclose a child's sexual orientation or gender identity. The Lenexa Democrat, one of three openly LGBTQ state lawmakers, said the bill was a direct response to a Senate plan to ban transgender girls and women from high school and college [...]