Transgender sports ban veto likely to be overridden as politicians and leading sports figures speak out

//Transgender sports ban veto likely to be overridden as politicians and leading sports figures speak out

Transgender sports ban veto likely to be overridden as politicians and leading sports figures speak out

Utah’s Republican lawmakers were preparing for a Friday push to override Governor Spencer Cox’s veto of legislation banning transgender youth athletes from playing on girls teams, a move that comes amid a brewing nationwide culture war over transgender issues.Cox was the second Republican Party Governor this week to overrule state lawmakers on a sports-participation ban, and his veto letter drew national attention with a poignant argument that such laws target vulnerable kids who already have…

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