That Time Trump Vowed to Be Better on LGBT Rights Than Hillary Clinton (1 Year Ago)

Remember this tweet from last June?

Last Updated: July 26, 2017 @ 7:33 AM

Donald Trump, hero of the LGBT community? Wednesday’s ban on transgender people serving in the U.S. military suggests he’s not quite the champion of LGBT rights that he promised to be just last June during his campaign for president.

At that time, the presumptive GOP presidential nominee warned voters from that demographic that his likely opponent Hillary Clinton would instead bring in “more people that will threaten your freedoms and beliefs.”

#ICYMI, here’s that tweet, which seems more like 100 years old today:

On Wednesday, Trump’s Twitter feed struck a dramatically different tone — specifically when it comes to transgender rights and the U.S. military, which he leads as Commander-in-Chief.

Here’s what Trump wrote:

Shortly after that getting that dramatic policy shift out of the way, the POTUS got right back to bashing Attorney General Jeff Sessions, because Wednesday was just another morning in Trump’s America.