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California adds an 11th state to its travel ban. No taxpayer-funded trips to Iowa

By Patrick follow Patrick   2019 Sep 14, 9:43pm 2,885 views   4 comments   watch   nsfw   quote   share    


https://www.sacbee.com/news/politics-government/the-state-worker/article235075187.html

Attorney General Xavier Becerra on Friday extended California’s ban on taxpayer-funded trips to an 11th state, adding Iowa to the list based on the Midwestern state’s passage of a law that removed gender protections under Medicaid.

Becerra’s order means public employees and college students may not travel to Iowa under provisions of a 2016 California law.

Twelve years ago, Iowa’s Legislature made gender identity a protected characteristic under its Civil Rights Act, which prohibited refusing service to or discriminating against people based on their gender identity preferences.

In March 2019, the state’s Supreme Court ruled the protection extended to gender transition surgeries under the state’s Medicaid program. Two months later, Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds signed a bill banning Medicaid spending on the surgeries.


So, having taxpayers cover the cost of chopping off your dick is a human right?
1   NoCoupForYou   ignore (2)   2019 Sep 14, 9:50pm     ↓ dislike (0)   quote   flag      

These states need to slap back... best way is to target State Employees going to Conferences in California.

"Iowa will no longer allow any state funding for librarians, sanitation workers, teachers, etc. to attend Conferences in California."
2   FuckCCP89   ignore (6)   2019 Sep 14, 10:56pm     ↓ dislike (0)   quote   flag      

What happened to "bridges, not walls" mantra?
3   Ceffer   ignore (4)   2019 Sep 15, 1:03am     ↓ dislike (0)   quote   flag      

Who do they think they are, Brussels?
4   Fortwaynemobile   ignore (3)   2019 Sep 15, 3:26pm     ↓ dislike (0)   quote   flag      

It was all pretenses.

CA politicians don’t represent even Californians. There is a reason all those things aren’t even for public vote, because it loses here too.

CA is ran by crazy mentally ill people.

Iranian_Oil_Burse says
What happened to "bridges, not walls" mantra?

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