Similarly, GLAAD’s associate director of transgender representation, Alex Schmider said:
Tonight, on the eve of Transgender Day of Visibility and while the United States is overwhelmed with a massive public health crisis, Idaho Governor Brad Little passed legislation targeting some of the most vulnerable members of the LGBTQ community – transgender children.
Although medical experts, sport governing bodies, and Idaho’s major employers have spoken out against these two bills, Governor Little has instead sided with discrimination. Now, more than ever, transgender people need to be supported, not subjected to state-sponsored discrimination and suffering.
Wondering how you can help?
The ACLU urges trans people and their allies to contact Governor Little’s office or tweet him to express their disappointment at his signing of the new laws:
We encourage all Idahoans to email (firstname.lastname@example.org), call (208-334-2100), and tweet @GovernorLittle to expr… https://t.co/7ih7STs6EI