November 07, 2020

Biden could take swift action on transgender ban, nuclear weapons

Featuring Robert O. Work

Source: POLITICO

Journalist Bryan Bender

President-elect Joe Biden could get some quick wins by using executive orders to roll back several of President Donald Trump’s Pentagon policies.

For example, very little will stand in the way of Biden’s pledge to allow transgender service members to serve openly in the military. It would take only an executive order to reverse Trump's 2017 ban on most transgender Americans from joining the military.

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Authors

  • Robert O. Work

    Senior Counselor for Defense and Distinguished Senior Fellow for Defense and National Security

    Secretary Robert O. Work is the Distinguished Senior Fellow for Defense and National Security at the Center for a New American Security and the owner of TeamWork, LLC, which s...