Capitol Hill Conversation: LGBT Issues Heat Up At The Tennessee Legislature

Mar 10, 2017

LGBT rights organizations have been amping up their opposition to a number of bills in the Tennessee state legislature.

It’s a sign that the 2015 Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage and President Trump’s victory in November haven’t settled the debate.

Last week, two Wilson County lawmakers withdrew a measure that would’ve required transgender students to use the bathroom of their birth sex. But there are other bills that make LGBT groups uneasy.

Statehouse reporter Chas Sisk is here to tell us more.