Singer Jackie Evancho 'disappointed' by Trump's ruling on transgender rights
| Updated: Aug 23, 2017 11:20 IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Feb. 23 (ANI): Jackie Evancho, the teenage classical singer who performed at Donald Trump's inauguration last month, is speaking out against President's plan to roll back protections for transgender students. In a pair of tweets, Evancho, 16, who has a transgender sister, said she was "obviously disappointed" with the decision "to send the #transgender bathroom issue to the states to decide." "U gave me the honor 2 sing at your inauguration," she wrote in a second tweet to her more than 82,000 followers. "Pls give me & my sis the honor 2 meet with you 2 talk #transgender rights."