State and Local Policies

Research a current issue of state and local policies such as transgenders and public restrooms as it pertains to morality, ethics and lawmaking.
Write a 1,400- to 1,750-word paper in which you discuss the following:
Describe the issue as it is faced by both state and local policymakers, including the influence of lobbyists and public interest groups.
Explain how the issue is currently being addressed in different states across the country.
Identify and explain the moral and ethical arguments on both sides of the issue in an unbiased manner, as well as safety concerns expressed by law enforcement and child protective services.
Discuss how public sector morals and ethics vary among demographics locally, statewide, and across the country.
Propose a solution to this issue that you in the role of policymaker would be willing to defend publicly and explain your decision-making process.

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