U.S. House approves bill banning transgender student athletes in girls sports

Democratic Rep. David Cicilline of Rhode Island questioned how the bill would be enforced and called it “creepy.”

By: - April 20, 2023 12:36 pm

“The federal government doesn’t belong in our classrooms, in the locker rooms of these kids or between these children and their parents,” says U.S. Rep. David Cicilline (D-R.I.) (Screenshot of testimony)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.