Representative Deb Haaland, a Democrat
from New Mexico, is displaying a transgender pride flag outside her
office in Washington.
“The trans flag is displayed proudly
outside my office door today,” Haaland said in a tweet Tuesday.
Earlier that day, the Supreme Court
allowed President Donald Trump's ban on transgender troops to take
effect as several cases work their way through the courts.
Court allows Trump's transgender military ban to take effect.)
Earlier this month, Virginia
Representative Jennifer Wexton, a Democrat, made headlines when she
a transgender flag outside her office.
Democratic Senators Kirsten Gillibrand
of New York and Tammy Duckworth of Illinois were among the lawmakers
who criticized the Supreme Court's decision.