Texas Cautioned About Economic Costs of Transgender Bathroom Bill

Texas is flirting with losing major sporting events like North Carolina did, Dallas civic leaders warned Wednesday as they urged Republican lawmakers to stand down on a proposal that would require transgender people to use bathrooms corresponding to their sex at birth.

The issue was already stirring heated debate on the second day of the legislative session. A best-selling author has snubbed a state honor over the bill, and a GOP legislator tried to implement the restrictions on bathrooms in the Capitol. Texas has no transgender lawmakers, and state Representative Matt...
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