In a Bold and Courageous Move that Will Cheer Conservatives: President Trump Skips Gay ‘Pride’ Month Proclamation for Second Year

In a break with his predecessors, Trump once again has declined to proclaim June as LGBT “Pride” Month.  He has designated June as National Homeownership Month, National Ocean Month, Great Outdoors Month, and National Caribbean-American Heritage Month, but has been silent about “Pride” Month.  Bill Clinton was the first president to declare what was then called “Gay and Lesbian Pride Month.” George W. Bush discontinued the practice when he was elected president, and then LGBTQ Pride Month was reinstated during the Obama administration.  Trump has also angered the LGBT community by calling for a ban on transgender individuals serving openly in the military and by rescinding an Obama administration guideline instructing schools to allow students to use the bathroom that corresponds with their “gender identity.”
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