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S.555 Student Non-Discrimination Act of 2011, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Mar 10, 2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

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    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • The “Homosexual” Classroom Act « Lonnie Walker's Blog - June 26, 2012 by lonniewalker - And S. 555 already has 37 co-sponsors in the Senate! They have 194 people who are set to pass this bill unless people write their congressmen and tell them that this bill is totally bullshit. Of course this is more governing ...

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      As noted by lonniewalker on June 26, 2012, "And S. 555 already has 37 co-sponsors in the Senate! They have 194 people who are set to pass this bill unless people write their congressmen and tell them that this bill is totally bullshit. Of course this is more governing ..." (/url?q=http://lonniewalker.wordpress.com/2012/06/25/the-homosexual-classroom-act/&sa=U&ei=sgHwT-vTBObQ2wXE47ScCg&ved=0CEMQmAEwCQ&usg=AFQjCNGZDNPllQnSxJHbAj4lW3OdVWUkUQ)
    • FW: FW: FW: FW: The Gays are Invading! - unethical blogger - June 26, 2012 by R. Tyler Croy - And S. 555 already has 37 co-sponsors in the Senate! That's why I need you to act quickly -- right away -- to protect our nation's youth. I have prepared the official "Protect Our Children's Innocence" Petition to Congress for you ...

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      As noted by R. Tyler Croy on June 26, 2012, "And S. 555 already has 37 co-sponsors in the Senate! That's why I need you to act quickly -- right away -- to protect our nation's youth. I have prepared the official "Protect Our Children's Innocence" Petition to Congress for you ..." (/url?q=http://unethicalblogger.com/2012/06/26/fw-fw-fw-fw-the-gays.html&sa=U&ei=sgHwT-vTBObQ2wXE47ScCg&ved=0CCcQmAEwAg&usg=AFQjCNHoEMLzI8rpyNdv4pFuXTWiFOKx4Q)
    • FW: FW: FW: FW: The Gays are Invading! - unethical blogger - June 26, 2012 by R. Tyler Croy - And S. 555 already has 37 co-sponsors in the Senate! That's why I need you to act quickly -- right away -- to protect our nation's youth. I have prepared the official "Protect Our Children's Innocence" Petition to Congress for you ...

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      As noted by R. Tyler Croy on June 26, 2012, "And S. 555 already has 37 co-sponsors in the Senate! That's why I need you to act quickly -- right away -- to protect our nation's youth. I have prepared the official "Protect Our Children's Innocence" Petition to Congress for you ..." (/url?q=http://unethicalblogger.com/2012/06/26/fw-fw-fw-fw-the-gays.html&sa=U&ei=XxztT9fLFarS2AWY6oTDCg&ved=0CCcQmAEwAg&usg=AFQjCNGs-4BC97QlWFuv9YyDZa4iHpgbmQ)

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    • San Francisco Office Sales Set for Best Year Since 2007 - July 31, 2012 by Bloomberg - The high-rise is the city’s second-largest office building, behind Vornado Realty Trust (VNO)’s 555 California St., according to CBRE. Tenants include Bank of America Corp., with 122,000 square feet; Morgan Stanley, with 100,000 square feet ...

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      As noted by Bloomberg on July 31, 2012, "The high-rise is the city’s second-largest office building, behind Vornado Realty Trust (VNO)’s 555 California St., according to CBRE. Tenants include Bank of America Corp., with 122,000 square feet; Morgan Stanley, with 100,000 square feet ..." (http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-07-31/san-francisco-office-sales-set-for-best-year-since-2007.html)
    • Anglo’s $555m Mozambique coal venture - July 25, 2012 by Worldnews.com - Footnote1 Estimates for this country explicitly take into account the effects of excess mortality due to AIDS; this can result in lower life expectancy, higher infant mortality and death rates, lower population and growth rates, and changes in ...

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      As noted by Worldnews.com on July 25, 2012, "Footnote1 Estimates for this country explicitly take into account the effects of excess mortality due to AIDS; this can result in lower life expectancy, higher infant mortality and death rates, lower population and growth rates, and changes in ..." (http://article.wn.com/view/2012/07/25/Anglo_s_555m_Mozambique_coal_venture/)
    • National Park Guide: Vermont's Rockefeller - July 24, 2012 by USA Today - Now, the legacy of George Perkins Marsh and Frederick Billings is celebrated year-round by tourists and locals who enjoy the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park's 555 acres in Woodstock. (The Rockefeller part of the name entered ...

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      As noted by USA Today on July 24, 2012, "Now, the legacy of George Perkins Marsh and Frederick Billings is celebrated year-round by tourists and locals who enjoy the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park's 555 acres in Woodstock. (The Rockefeller part of the name entered ..." (http://travel.usatoday.com/destinations/story/2012-07-24/National-Park-Guide-Vermonts-Rockefeller/56445422/1)
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