TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Apr 10, 2017
The American Military Partner Association, the largest organization of LGBT military families, has joined other LGBT advocates in criticizing the nomination of Tennessee state Sen. Mark Green as the Trump Administration’s Secretary of the Army, the New York Times reports. Green has been critical of federal attempts to bar discrimination against LGBT individuals and has come under fire for some controversial statements. If confirmed, Green would succeed Eric Fanning, the first openly gay Army secretary.