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Trump tweets sow confusion, fear among Trans service members ACLU says ‘Get in touch with us’

by Mike Andrew – SGN Staff Writer In a series of three early morning tweets on July 26, Donald Trump managed to throw the Pentagon into disarray and sow fear and confusion among Transgender people serving in the US military. ‘After consultation with my Generals and military experts, please be advised that the United States Government will not accept or allow… ‘Transgender individuals to serve in any capacity in the U.S. Military. Our military must be focused on decisive and overwhelming… ‘Victory and cannot be burdened with the tremendous medical costs and disruption that transgender in the military would entail,’ the tweets read in sequence. Trump’s tweets apparently reverse the standing policy of the Defense Department, inaugurated last year by Pres. Obama’s Secretary of Defense Ash Carter, that Trans people may serve openly in the US military and are entitled to transition services as part o

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