LGBT

Alabama bill seeks to ban hormone treatments for trans youth

By KIM CHANDLER Associated Press MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Alabama lawmakers have advanced legislation that would prohibit transgender minors from being given puberty blockers, hormones or surgeries to affirm their gender identity. The House Judiciary Committee approved the Senate-passed legislation…

White House denounces Florida GOP over 'Don't Say Gay' bill

By ANTHONY IZAGUIRRE Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The White House is slamming Florida Republicans over a proposal to ban discussions of sexual orientation or gender identity in the state's schools. A White House spokesperson weighed in on the…