The election of President-Elect Trump has brought about a wave of fear throughout our LGBT communities and this is especially true for LGBT immigrants and LGBT Muslims.
The National Center for Transgender Equality opposes the nomination of Ben Carson for Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), based on his extreme anti-LGBT views and his long record of opposing life-saving safety net programs and fair housing laws.
NCTE strongly opposes the nomination of Rep. Tom Price for HHS Secretary based on his long history of extreme anti-LGBT views and his repeated efforts to strip health insurance from millions of people and eliminate consumer protections in health care. The policies Price has consistently favored, as well as his views on LGBT people's lives and families, could have devastating impacts on LGBT people's health and economic security.
On December 8, NCTE will release the much-anticipated report of the U.S.
NCTE is incredibly pleased to salute the Nevada Department of Public and Behavioral Health for passing an updated birth certificate gender change policy for people born in Nevada.