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NYC Transgender Woman Wins Coverage For Procedure

The Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund (TLDEF) said Wednesday that MVP Health Care reversed a previous decision and agreed to cover a doctor-recommended procedure for a New York City transgender woman. The American Medical Association recommends insurance coverage of necessary medical care for transgender patients.
The Associated Press
October 3, 2012

Get Informed: Watch Voting While Trans Videos

This year as many as 25,000 Transgender Americans face being denied the right to vote or having their vote discounted because of new strict photo-ID laws. Visit to find out how you can register to vote and protect yourself this November. Read More


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