(CNSNews) Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii) and Rep. Markwayne Mullin (R-Okla.) introduced a bill Thursday banning transgender females – people who were born male – from taking part in women’s sports.
The Protect Women’s Sports Act (H.R. 8932) would clarify Title IX for female athletes based on biological sex and require that only biological females can participate in women’s sports.
“Title IX was a historic provision championed by Hawai‘i’s own Congresswoman Patsy Mink in order to provide equal opportunity for women and girls in high school and college sports. It led to a generational shift that impacted countless women, creating life-changing opportunities for girls and women that never existed before,” Gabbard said in a statement. (Read More)