The Latest from Americans United
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Congress Had Questions For Betsy DeVos. She Didn’t Have Any Good Answers, Especially On School Vouchers.During Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' testimony in front of the House Education and Workforce Committee, she doubled down on her support for vouchers and her lack of concern about the growing trend of using religion to discriminate.
- Blog PostGavin Grimm, the transgender teenager challenging his Virginia high school’s discriminatory bathroom policy, received a bittersweet victory on Tuesday when a federal court said the school’s policy violated his constitutional rights.
- Blog PostSenators Kamala Harris (D-Calif.), Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), and Mazie Hirono (D-Hawaii) introduced the Do No Harm Act in the U.S. Senate today. The bill honors two core American values: religious freedom and equal protection of the law. And it couldn’t be more important right now.
- Press Release“The Do No Harm Act will ensure that we honor two core American values: religious freedom and the promise of equal protection under the law,” said Rachel Laser, president and CEO of Americans United.