Pennsylvania Governor Vetoes Limits on Transgender Student Athletes and Broader Polling Surveillance Rules | app

HARRISBURG, Pa. — As part of Friday’s bill-signing frenzy to finalize the 2022-23 state budget, Governor Tom Wolf vetoed two controversial bills.

He vetoed a bill that would ban transgender students from competing on women’s and women’s sports teams, as he had promised to do since the bill was introduced in 2021. He claimed that Republicans in the House that sponsored it did so “solely to intimidate and oppress vulnerable children.

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