Local Insight into President’s Actions Affecting LBGTQ Community

Jul 28, 2017

Donald Trump speaking at the Iowa Republican Party's 2015 Lincoln Dinner at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines, Iowa.
Credit Gage Skidmore

With President Trump’s tweets withdrawing the welcome mat from transgender service members, and the Justice Department’s friend of the court brief seeking to remove some employment protections from the LGBTQ community, local activists are wondering what their role should be going forward. Steve Mencher talks with Santa Rosa lawyer and rights advocate Naomi Metz.

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