Exactly what is the motivation behind Trump’s declaration…Hell he does not have a clue…

…Exactly what is the motivation behind Trump’s declaration…Hell he does not have a clue…

 

President Trump signed an order barring transgender people from joining the military, but possibly allowing current personnel to remain

Friday, August 25, 2017 6:30 PM EDT

 

President Trump signed a long-awaited directive on Friday that precludes transgender individuals from joining the military but gives Defense Secretary Jim Mattis wide discretion in determining whether transgender personnel who are already in the armed forces can continue to serve.

A senior White House official told reporters that Mr. Mattis’s decisions will be based on several criteria, including military effectiveness and budgetary concerns. The official also said that the military would no longer pay for sex reassignment surgeries unless withholding such funds would harm the health of someone already transitioning.

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