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Trump Says His Transgender Military Ban Is ‘Doing The Military A Great Favor’

By Collin Gossel

On Thursday, August 10th, President Trump told reporters at his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey, that he thought he was doing the military a big favor by announcing he was going to ban trans-gender troops:

It’s been a very complicated issue for the military, it’s been a very confusing issue for the military, and I think I’m doing the military a great favor.

Butt prior to his announcement of intention on Twitter, Trump warned none of his Generals or the Pentagon. Since Trump's announcement, the Department of Defense has been referring all questions on this topic to the White House. It seems hard to believe that the Pentagon considers this action a "favor" since they, just last year, lifted the ban on transgendered troops after an "exhaustive review of military readiness policies."