Here are some of the week’s most notable quotes.
“These bills would send me to the women’s restroom and locker room. If the purpose of this is to keep men out of women’s bathrooms, with all due respect, you’re doing it wrong.”
“There were concerns expressed by educators, parents, teachers and others, on the fact that there is no accountability for the private schools that these students would be going to. For private schools, we’re okay with the minimum standards of accreditation.”
“There is no compromise on discrimination. Either you discriminate or you don’t. There’s no middle ground.”
“Economic growth as well as greater food production and increased vegetation are just some of the benefits that can result from our changing climate.”
“Transgender people are not a disruption. We have never been a disruption. We have always been a part of the military and always will be. The difference is whether we’ll be hiding or living authentically while we serve.”