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Secretary of Veterans Affairs says trans vets will have care for life

The Secretary of Veterans Affairs David Shulkin

The Secretary of Veterans Affairs David Shulkin says his department will continue to serve transgender veterans if they are affected by Trump's ban. 

TMZ caught up with Shulkin on Capitol Hill and asked if trans vets can still expect V.A. services and aftercare once they leave the military.

Woman murdered in Atlanta is 16th trans person killed in US this year

Tee Tee Dangerfield is the 16th trans person killed in the US in 2017

An Atlanta transgender woman is the 16th to be killed in 2017.

Tee Tee Dangerfield, 32, was found early Monday morning outside of her apartment complex having suffered multiple gunshot wounds according to the College Park Police Department.  

Travelers to Mexico warned about tainted alcohol

Alcohol warnings for travelers to Mexico.

If you are traveling to Mexico anytime soon you should be aware of a recent alcohol warning from the U.S. Department of State.

On their website, they updated travel information for Mexico in regard to alcoholic beverages.

Conservative organizations applaud Trump's military ban on trans folks

Religious forums applaud Trump's ban on trans servicemembers.

As the LGBT community tries to grapple with the Trump administration’s decision to bar transgender people from serving in the military, several Christian leaders and conservative organizations are celebrating the news.

President of the Family Research Council applauded the President’s decision saying:

Log Cabin Republicans oppose Trump's military ban on trans folks

Gregory T. Angelo of the Log Cabin Republicans speak out against Trump's ban on trans servicemembers..

In light of Trump’s Tweet today about the ban of transgender men and women in the military, Log Cabin Republican President, Gregory T. Angelo, issued the following statement:

“This smacks of politics, pure and simple. The United States military already includes transgender individuals who protect our freedom day in and day out.

Trump bans transgender folks from serving in military

Donald Trump announces ban on trans folks in the military.

Despite the progress the government has made in accepting trans men and women in the military, President Trump made an announcement today that they will no longer be allowed to serve.

Nicole Murray-Ramirez meets Idaho LGBT leaders

Nicole Murray-Ramirez with John McCrostie.

Activist and Mayor of Hillcrest Nicole Murray-Ramirez was in Idaho over the weekend.

The trip was a five-day tour in which he met with state LGBT leaders.

Murray-Ramirez also spoke at a fundraiser that honored Boise Pridefest.

The Dallas Eagle owner is running for governor of Texas

Jeffrey Payne is running for

Jeffrey Payne is no stranger to diversity, but it may take a little more than that to secure him a place at the governor’s office, replacing the current one, Republican Greg Abbott.

The openly gay, 49-year-old Democrat is not really worried about what others think of his candidacy; he is raring to make a change in the conservative state.

Gay student forced to watch ex-gay sermon video

A student who attended the nation’s richest private school, The Milton Hershey school in Pennsylvania says he was forced to watch an ex-gay conversion video after being caught looking at gay pornography seven years ago.

Then in 2016, the student, Adam Dobson, filed a federal lawsuit to which the school called “outrageous.”