On Tuesday, Joe Biden announced his selection for assistant secretary of health for the Department of Health and Human Services as none other than Dr. Rachel Levine.
Levine, who is actually Richard Levine, is an openly transgender person serving at the Secretary of Healthy for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Transgenderism, formally known as gender dysphoria, is a mental illness that needs help....not a position of authority.
“She is a historic and deeply qualified choice to help lead our administration’s health efforts,” Biden said of the confused man, “steady leadership and essential expertise.”
Levine served as a controversial public official in Pennsylvania leveling business and restaurant lockdowns and bans and defending them as a critical way to stop the spread of the virus.
Levine drew criticism for months for allowing “stable” coronavirus patients to be returned to nursing homes during the pandemic, receiving blame for the virus skyrocketing among the elderly in those facilities.
In May, Levine was called out for moving her own mother out of a nursing home facility despite the department’s guidance to admit “stable” patients who had contracted the virus.
Levine also repeatedly accused critics of transphobia, as Levine publicly identified as a female rather than his biological gender as a male.
In May, Levine interrupted a press conference asking a reporter to not “misgender” him after the reporter addressed him as “sir.”
Yikes. If you were born with a penis, then you are a “sir.” Instead of attacking someone for using a term of respect, perhaps he should look in the mirror and reevaluate his own confusion.
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