US News: Transgender Trend submits comment to HUD on proposed change to women’s shelter rules

Recently, the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) proposed a new rule to address discrimination on the basis of “gender identity.” While we agree that persons should not be discriminated against vis-à-vis access to fair housing, regardless of their stated or perceived gender identity, we are concerned about the impact of this new rule on existing protections for vulnerable […]

US Legislation Section Added

Happy new year to all of our followers! We’ve just added a US legislation section to the site. We expect to be building and refining this section on a regular basis, with both federal and state/local information. Today, you’ll find an alphabetically organized overview of transgender-related legislative efforts at the state and local level. A […]