California Bans State Travel to Iowa Over Medicaid Defunding of Transgender Surgeries
By Shane Vander Hart - Posted at Caffeinated Thoughts:
Iowa becomes the 11th state added to California’s official travel ban list because it defunded sex reassignment surgeries of Medicaid dollars.
Iowa becomes the 11th state that California has placed on its state travel ban.
“The Iowa Legislature has reversed course on what was settled law under the Iowa Civil Rights Act, repealing protections for those seeking gender-affirming healthcare,” Becerra said. “California has taken an unambiguous stand against discrimination and government actions that would enable it. That’s why my office is adding Iowa to the list of states subject to state-funded or sponsored travel restrictions.”Continue reading...