Biden's Assistant Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine (originally known as Dr. Richard Levine), a biological male that identifies as female, has been a controversial pick for the presidential cabinet from the very beginning. Not so much because of the “trans” moniker but because of all the problems associated with the employment of an extreme gender ideologue into a position of government power and influence. Many on the political left argued that Rand Paul's verbal destruction of Dr. Levine during his confirmation hearings was “erroneous” because of Paul's assertion that Levine was in support of sex change programs for children. Well, no one is surprised that this has turned out to be completely true.
Levine recently noted, in an address given on climate change and carbon controls, that:
'We really want to base our treatment and to affirm and to support and empower these youth, not to limit their participation in activities and sports and even limit their ability to get gender affirmation treatment in their state...'