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H.R.998 Student Non-Discrimination Act of 2011, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Mar 21, 2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Education and the Workforce - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education

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  • 37% of users support H.R.998

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    Highest Rated User Comments

    • On February 22, 2012, by where - Dont see an upside to letting the gov, Brainwash my kids

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      As noted by where, a user on OpenCongress.org, on February 22, 2012, "Dont see an upside to letting the gov, Brainwash my kids"

    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • JLA FORUMS - Stop H.R. 998 the "Homosexual Classrooms Act" - May 31, 2012 by Obama Is A Homosexual - Minnesota Politics - Stop H.R. 998 the. ... Post Link Posted: Thu May 31 2012 2:50 pm. Post subject: Stop H.R. 998 the "Homosexual Classrooms Act", Reply with quote. Stop Sen. Al Franken from homosexualizing public school classrooms.

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      As noted by Obama Is A Homosexual on May 31, 2012, "Minnesota Politics - Stop H.R. 998 the. ... Post Link Posted: Thu May 31 2012 2:50 pm. Post subject: Stop H.R. 998 the "Homosexual Classrooms Act", Reply with quote. Stop Sen. Al Franken from homosexualizing public school classrooms." (/url?q=http://www.jlaforums.com/viewtopic.php%3Ft%3D146506345&sa=U&ei=SZwEUO3sHKPi2QWx2fzHBQ&ved=0CDAQmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNHnCqNkLW8zLInA3VkH2ex6yG7HUg)
    • JLA FORUMS - Stop H.R. 998 the "Homosexual Classrooms Act" - May 31, 2012 by Obama Is A Homosexual - Minnesota Politics - Stop H.R. 998 the. ... Post Link Posted: Thu May 31 2012 2:50 pm. Post subject: Stop H.R. 998 the "Homosexual Classrooms Act", Reply with quote. Stop Sen. Al Franken from homosexualizing public school classrooms.

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      As noted by Obama Is A Homosexual on May 31, 2012, "Minnesota Politics - Stop H.R. 998 the. ... Post Link Posted: Thu May 31 2012 2:50 pm. Post subject: Stop H.R. 998 the "Homosexual Classrooms Act", Reply with quote. Stop Sen. Al Franken from homosexualizing public school classrooms." (/url?q=http://www.jlaforums.com/viewtopic.php%3Ft%3D146506345&sa=U&ei=6L_8T9L2EpOy8ATR1djiBg&ved=0CDAQmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNGtNQ20d7T8xHCl8AB_nuYrVqWLFg)
    • FSCA Legislative News: Student Non-Discrimination Act of 2011 ... - April 22, 2012 by RS - Student Non-Discrimination Act of 2011 (H.R. 998) - GovTrack.us: To end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools, and for other purposes. Posted by RS at 1:57 PM ...

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      As noted by RS on April 22, 2012, "Student Non-Discrimination Act of 2011 (H.R. 998) - GovTrack.us: To end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools, and for other purposes. Posted by RS at 1:57 PM ..." (/url?q=http://fsca-legislation.blogspot.com/2012/04/student-non-discrimination-act-of-2011.html&sa=U&ei=SZwEUO3sHKPi2QWx2fzHBQ&ved=0CDUQmAEwBQ&usg=AFQjCNEB-EsURg48qbIfC_qg88G-newrzA)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • U.S. Rep. Reyes speaks in memory of El Paso gay teen on House floor - June 20, 2012 by El Paso Times - Please join me in support of the Student Non-Discrimination Act (H.R. 998) and the Safe Schools Improvement Act (H.R. 1648) to protect LGBT students from discrimination and bullying in schools. I also ask you to stand with me in support of the ...

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      As noted by El Paso Times on June 20, 2012, "Please join me in support of the Student Non-Discrimination Act (H.R. 998) and the Safe Schools Improvement Act (H.R. 1648) to protect LGBT students from discrimination and bullying in schools. I also ask you to stand with me in support of the ..." (http://www.elpasotimes.com/newupdated/ci_20901043/u-s-rep-reyes-speaks-memory-el-paso)
    • U.S. Rep. Reyes speaks in memory of El Paso gay teen on House floor - June 20, 2012 by El Paso Times - Please join me in support of the Student Non-Discrimination Act (H.R. 998) and the Safe Schools Improvement Act (H.R. 1648) to protect LGBT students from discrimination and bullying in schools. I also ask you to stand with me in support of the ...

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      As noted by El Paso Times on June 20, 2012, "Please join me in support of the Student Non-Discrimination Act (H.R. 998) and the Safe Schools Improvement Act (H.R. 1648) to protect LGBT students from discrimination and bullying in schools. I also ask you to stand with me in support of the ..." (http://www.elpasotimes.com/news/ci_20901043/u-s-rep-reyes-speaks-memory-el-paso)
    • Steve Cook: Be mindful of efforts of 2nd District congressman - June 13, 2012 by ReporterHerald.com - He is the chief advocate and Congressional sponsor of the deceptively named "Student Non-Discrimination Act" (H.R. 998 & S. 555), aimed at indoctrinating American children with pro-homosexual propaganda. Among other things, this bill contains ...

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      As noted by ReporterHerald.com on June 13, 2012, "He is the chief advocate and Congressional sponsor of the deceptively named "Student Non-Discrimination Act" (H.R. 998 & S. 555), aimed at indoctrinating American children with pro-homosexual propaganda. Among other things, this bill contains ..." (http://www.reporterherald.com/opinion/letters/ci_20843226/steve-cook-be-mindful-efforts-2nd-district-congressman)
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