Gov. Greg Abbott Suggests New Rules For Transgender Teachers

By Daniel Walker | May 8, 2024

GOP-controlled Legislature

Gov. Greg Abbott suggested Texas public school teachers should be barred from wearing clothes that don't conform to traditional gender norms.

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This has raised the prospect that the GOP-controlled Legislature could pursue restrictions on transgender teachers and how they dress.

Young Conservatives of Texas

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Abbott, addressing the Young Conservatives of Texas convention in Dallas, made the remarks as he recounted the story of a male teacher in North Texas who wore a pink dress for his school’s spirit day earlier this year.