Texas sues Biden administration over transgender worker right guidance

… The state of Texas sued the Biden administration on Sept. 20

… requiring employers to make certain exceptions for transgender workers

… Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton filed the lawsuit against the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

… “Texas … have the sovereign right

… on bathroom usage, dress codes, and pronoun usage within their workplaces,”

… “repeatedly using the wrong name and pronouns to refer to a transgender employee” amounts to harassment [ EEOC’s guidance ]

… “this illegal guidance puts many women and children at risk,”

… “If the Biden Administration thinks they can force states to comply with their political agenda, my office will fight against their radical attempt at social change”

… A group of 20 state attorneys general sued the Biden administration in August 


            Ken Paxton – lawsuit


             EEOC’s guidance


            20 State attorneys general – lawsuit