Press Secretary Sanders threatens to end the briefing if asked again about Trump's transgender military ban

Sarah Huckabee Sanders: “If those are the only questions we have, I'm going to call it a day”

From the July 26 White House press briefing:

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APRIL RYAN: What do you say to transgender America? 

SARAH HUCKABEE SANDERS: As I've said before, and I'll try to make this clear, this was a military decision. This was about military readiness. This was about unit cohesion. This was about resources within the military and nothing more. Guys, I really don't have anything else to add on that topic. As I do, I'll keep you posted. But if those are the only questions we have, I'm going to call it a day. But if we have questions on other topics, I'll be happy to take them.


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