Kayleigh McEnany (born April 18, 1988) is an American political commentator, lawyer, and author, serving as the 31st and current White House Press Secretary since April 2020.
LGBT+ campaigners have lambasted the White House press secretary’s claim Donald Trump has a ‘great record’ when it comes to the LGBT+ community.
Indeed, LGBT+ media advocacy nonprofit GLAAD replies: ‘He has an abysmal record and GLAAD keeps track – 153 attacks and counting.’ White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany was responding to a question from Washington Blade reporter Chris Johnson.
Johnson asked if President Trump would lift the ban he put in place on trans people serving in the armed forces. McEnany responded: ‘I haven’t talked to him about that specific policy, but this president is proud that in 2019 we launched a global initiative to end the criminalization of homosexuality throughout the world. ‘He has a great record when it