Champion for equality says Michigan Legislature should focus on real problems, urges Michiganders to voice opposition to bigoted bill.
Never one to mince words, Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) is particularly blunt in his condemnation of the “bathroom bill” introduced by State Senator Tom Casperson. I spoke with Rep. Kildee the day after Senate Bill 993 was introduced in the Michigan Legislature.
“The Michigan Legislature is either sinister or cynical,” he told me. “Either they plan to enact it, in which case we need to take action now, or they’re so cynical they’re willing to incite hate even though they don’t plan to act on it.”
SB 993 forces transgender students to use separate restrooms from the rest of the student population, according to a statement issued by Progress Michigan.…Read more ›