The Pentagon confirmed in a statement that it would pay for a transgender soldier's gender reassignment surgery for the first time. Many have applauded the Pentagon's decision—if an individual chooses to fight for our country, the least we can do is pay their medical bills. But others argue taxpayer dollars shouldn't cover surgeries they contend are "elective," and believe the military is no place for social experimentation. What do you think?
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