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What military service means for this transgender sailor

Clip: 01/22/2019 | 7m 52s

Megan Winters, a transgender sailor, says being able to transition while maintaining her Navy role left her personally and professionally “rejuvenated." Although the military cites little evidence that the presence of transgender service members jeopardizes military readiness, the Supreme Court is allowing the Trump administration to ban them. Nick Schifrin reports.

Aired: 01/22/19

Rating: NR

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