Trump drops transgender bathroom rule | Joanne

Protesters outside the White House on Wednesday chanted, “No hate, no fear, trans students are welcome here.” Photo: Al Drago/New York Times

President Trump has rescinded a federal guideline requiring schools to let transgender students use bathrooms corresponding with their gender identity. Trump overruled Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, reports the New York Times.

Enforcement of the Obama administration guideline has been blocked by a nationwide injunction.

It’s up to states and local school districts to set bathroom policy, a joint letter from the Justice and Education departments…

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