Kate Sosin

reporter covering gender politics and public policy at The 19th News

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott recently told state officials to start classifying medical treatments for transgender kids as child abuse.

Some trans kids got gender-affirming care. TX calls it child abuse, probes families

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott recently told state officials to start classifying medical treatments for transgender kids as child abuse.

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