Pelosi-Backed Bill Would Force Schools to Let Boys Play on Girls’ Teams

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Pelosi-Backed Bill Would Force Schools to Let Boys Play on Girls’ Teams



The LGBT-themed Equality Act sparked immediate controversy when it was introduced in the House of Representatives last month.


But the pushback is only intensifying now that its implications are becoming clear.


House Judiciary Chairman Jerrold Nadler, a Democrat and co-sponsor, acknowledged this month that the Equality Act would force public schools to allow transgender athletes to compete in the sport of their preferred gender. The bill has 241 sponsors or co-sponsors — 238 of whom are Democrats. That is more than enough votes to pass the Democratic-controlled House. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is one of the sponsors.  


“Arguments about transgender athletes participating in sports in accordance with their gender identity having competitive advantages have not been borne out,” Nadler said. “Sports have positive impacts on physical, social and emotional well-being, and we should not be denying transgender athletes those opportunities simply because sometimes they may win. Nor should their occasional success be used as a roadblock to advancing civil rights legislation for LGBT people as a whole.”


In Connecticut, biological male athletes have won track and field state championships. 


The Equality Act(HB 5) would amend several laws, including the Civil Rights Act of 1964, to prohibit discrimination based on sex, sexual orientation and gender identity…

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