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"ABC's Steve Olson Saami these cream court grants. The Trump administration's request to begin enforcing a ban on transgender military service members while legal challenges continue ABC's, Devon Dwyer. The supreme court says the Pentagon can immediately move forward with plans to limit military service by transgender Americans. The narrow five to four decision reverses lower court orders which had put the policy on hold in his only temporary. Well, legal challenges continue advocates estimate over fifteen thousand transgender people are serving in the military in twenty seventeen. President Trump tweeted he would no longer accept or allow transgender individuals to serve a move critics called irrational and cruel. Devon wire. ABC news at the supreme court. Here are your political insights from ABC news current and likely democratic presidential candidate. Fanned out across the country for MLK day celebrations. Senators Bernie Sanders and Cory Booker took part in a day of events in the early primary state of South Carolina. Former vice president Joe Biden and former New York City mayor Mike Bloomberg appeared at a commemoration in Washington DC Senator Kirsten gillibrand joined Reverend Al Sharpton at an event in Harlem and Senator Elizabeth Warren is speaking at an event in Boston honoring the late civil rights leader for their part, President Donald Trump and vice President Mike Pence made a quick stop at the MLK memorial on the National Mall in Washington, laying a wreath at the foot of king statue. And Democrats were standing firm in their opposition to an offer. President Trump made over the weekend to reopen the government Trump proposed wall funding in exchange for temporary protections for the children of undocumented immigrants. Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said the president was holding those immigrants hostage. Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell plans to bring the proposal to the Senate floor vote this week. And those are your political insights alley Rogan ABC news coming up in just a moment. We'll chat with Larry stone of the Seattle. Times about Edgar Martinez, and what appears to be his impending induction or at least two election into the baseball hall of fame."