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US HR282


Expressing that compelled political litmus tests used by public institutions to require individuals to identify with specific ideological views are directly at odds with the principles of academic freedom and free speech and in violation of the First Amendment of the Constitution.

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That the House of Representatives condemns public institutions of higher education for conditioning admission to any student applicant, or the hiring, reappointment, or promotion of any faculty member, on the applicant or faculty member [...] making a pledge or statement regarding diversity, equity, and inclusion, or related topics

Legislative Session


118th Congress


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2023-04-06Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.
2023-04-06Introduced in House