Tennessee legislators have an incredible opportunity next week to prove that common sense is alive and well in the Volunteer State.
Whether they have the courage to make such a decision remains to be seen.
Legislators are considering HB2414 which is sponsored by Rep. Susan Lynn, R-Old Hickory, and Sen. Mike Bell, R-Riceville. The bill is referred to as the “Bathroom Bill.” See story in The Tennessean. The bill would “require that a student use student restroom and locker room facilities that are assigned for use by persons of the same sex as the sex indicated on the student’s original birth certificate.” [Read more…]