Of course this bothers the religious right. And by bothers, I mean makes them very afraid that they will soon have to confront all of their repressed kinky fantasies in their own workplace.
On a related note, Tim Pawlenty has decided that gender transition is just too confusing for children to comprehend. He's probably right. It's better that they're not exposed to that, so they can keep their own gender problems bottled up until they are out in the workforce as a professional, like a teacher or something, then they can make their own decisions about when to....oh. oops.