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Singer Who Performed at Inauguration ‘Disappointed’ by Trump Rollback of Transgender Student Rules

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Jackie Evancho, who sang the national anthem at President Trump‘s inauguration, tonight tweeted her disappointment after news that his administration is rolling back Obama-era rules designed to protect transgender students.

Evancho’s sister Juliet is transgender and her family has been very public about supporting her.

Evancho posted a message on Twitter expressing her disappointment with the president and her hope that Trump will meet with her and her sister:

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