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Rebecca De León, rebecca[at]corazon-deleon[dot]com

April 7, 2020

BOISE — The ACLU of Idaho issues the following statement regarding Governor Brad Little's decision to sign discriminatory bills HB 500, HB 509, and HB 440 into law. 

"The ACLU of Idaho condemns Governor Brad Little's decision to sign discriminatory, unconstitutional, and deeply hurtful anti-transgender bills into law. Leaders from the business, faith, medical, education and athletics communities will not forget this decision or what it says about the governor's priorities during a global pandemic. The ACLU will see the governor in court. We encourage all Idahoans to email, call, and tweet Gov. Little to express outrage and disappointment at wasting precious taxpayer resources on blatantly anti-transgender bills at a time when we should be coming together for the health and wellbeing of our people."

The ACLU encourages Idahoans to email the governor at and call him at 208-334-2100 and tweet him @GovernorLittle to express their disappointment.