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Chicago Tribune
U.S. Attorney General: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
U.S. Attorney General: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Casada: Proposed special session on transgender bathrooms on hold - for nowstudents' use of restrooms and locker rooms. Last week, the American Civil Lib
Casada: Proposed special session on transgender bathrooms on hold - for now
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
students' use of restrooms and locker rooms. Last week, the American Civil Liberties Union-Tennessee sent a letter to U.S. Education Department officials urging the agency to take action against Sumner County. That came after Education... Read more
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The Hill
Money shouldn't outweigh merit in college admissionsBut 72 percent come from the wealthiest quarter of families. A college degree
Money shouldn't outweigh merit in college admissions
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
But 72 percent come from the wealthiest quarter of families. A college degree should be a ticket out of poverty. The U.S. Education Department reported in 2015 that people with a four-year college degree typically earn 66 percent more than... Read more
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ajc.com
Henry County’s school discipline policies scrutinizeddisciplinary practices are too harsh and show racial disparities in punishment.
Henry County’s school discipline policies scrutinized
ajc.com / Posted 8 days ago
disciplinary practices are too harsh and show racial disparities in punishment. The federal visit comes amid an ongoing U.S. Education Department investigation of the school district for possible racial and disability discrimination. Henry... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
6 North Carolina congressman want LGBT answers from fedsto allow transgender students to choose which bathrooms and locker rooms they u
6 North Carolina congressman want LGBT answers from feds
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 10 days ago
to allow transgender students to choose which bathrooms and locker rooms they use. The letter written Thursday asks the U.S. Education Department and Attorney General how schools and districts will be punished if they or teachers or volunteers... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Jones one of six congressmen who want LGBT answers from fedsto allow transgender students to choose which bathrooms and locker rooms they u
Jones one of six congressmen who want LGBT answers from feds
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 10 days ago
to allow transgender students to choose which bathrooms and locker rooms they use. The letter written Thursday asks the U.S. Education Department and Attorney General how schools and districts will be punished if they or teachers or volunteers... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
6 North Carolina congressman want LGBT answers from fedsto allow transgender students to choose which bathrooms and locker rooms they u
6 North Carolina congressman want LGBT answers from feds
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
to allow transgender students to choose which bathrooms and locker rooms they use. The letter written Thursday asks the U.S. Education Department and Attorney General how schools and districts will be punished if they or teachers or volunteers... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
6 North Carolina congressman want LGBT answers from fedsto allow transgender students to choose which bathrooms and locker rooms they u
6 North Carolina congressman want LGBT answers from feds
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
to allow transgender students to choose which bathrooms and locker rooms they use. The letter written Thursday asks the U.S. Education Department and Attorney General how schools and districts will be punished if they or teachers or volunteers... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
6 North Carolina congressman want LGBT answers from fedsto allow transgender students to choose which bathrooms and locker rooms they u
6 North Carolina congressman want LGBT answers from feds
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 11 days ago
to allow transgender students to choose which bathrooms and locker rooms they use. The letter written Thursday asks the U.S. Education Department and Attorney General how schools and districts will be punished if they or teachers or volunteers... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Haslam skeptical of some fellow Republicans' push for special session on transgender bathroomsDepartment first sued North Carolina over its recently enacted transgender bath
Haslam skeptical of some fellow Republicans' push for special session on transgender bathrooms
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
Department first sued North Carolina over its recently enacted transgender bathroom law. Then last week, Justice and U.S. Education Department officials issued guidance to the nation's public schools along with a directive saying they could... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Haley, Wilson Attack Federal Transgender Directivepolicy violates federal law. The school board has a policy directing transgende
Haley, Wilson Attack Federal Transgender Directive
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 13 days ago
policy violates federal law. The school board has a policy directing transgender students to use unisex bathrooms. The U.S. Education Department argued in that case as well as in last week’s issuance, that transgender students should be allowed... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
On the anniversary of Brown v. Board, new evidence that U.S. schools are resegregatingtheir segregation is inevitable, according to Education Secretary John King Jr.
On the anniversary of Brown v. Board, new evidence that U.S. schools are resegregating
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
their segregation is inevitable, according to Education Secretary John King Jr. Just weeks after assuming the helm of the U.S. Education Department in January, King began calling on communities to find ways to diversify their schools. "We should... Read more
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The Morning Call
On the anniversary of Brown v. Board, new evidence that U.S. schools are resegregatingtheir segregation is inevitable, according to Education Secretary John King Jr.
On the anniversary of Brown v. Board, new evidence that U.S. schools are resegregating
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
their segregation is inevitable, according to Education Secretary John King Jr. Just weeks after assuming the helm of the U.S. Education Department in January, King began calling on communities to find ways to diversify their schools. "We should... Read more
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KERA North Texas
A First: Pell Grants For High School Students Who Take College ClassesThis week, the U.S. Education Department said it will make Pell Grants availabl
A First: Pell Grants For High School Students Who Take College Classes
KERA North Texas / Posted 14 days ago
This week, the U.S. Education Department said it will make Pell Grants available to 10,000 high school students who are enrolled in courses at 44 colleges. It's an ambitious experiment aimed at closing the attainment gap between rich and poor... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
A First: Pell Grants For High School Students Who Take College ClassesPhoto by LA Johnson NPR This week, the U.S. Education Department said it will
A First: Pell Grants For High School Students Who Take College Classes
KPBS San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
Photo by LA Johnson NPR This week, the U.S. Education Department said it will make Pell Grants available to 10,000 high school students who are enrolled in courses at 44 colleges. It's an ambitious experiment aimed at closing the attainment gap... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Locals react to new school guidelines for transgender studentsrates of suicide for trans-kids are extremely high, especially those who report
Locals react to new school guidelines for transgender students
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 17 days ago
rates of suicide for trans-kids are extremely high, especially those who report being bullied in schools,” said Green. The U.S. Education Department and the Department of Justice released formal guidance to school districts nationwide to ensure... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Transgender bathroom guidelines clarified for public schoolsOn Monday, he warned in a video that McCrory "is pouring gas on the fire that h
Transgender bathroom guidelines clarified for public schools
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 18 days ago
On Monday, he warned in a video that McCrory "is pouring gas on the fire that he lit" when he signed the measure. The U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could try to cut off money to North Carolina to force compliance. The... Read more
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CBS News
​White House advises schools on transgender bathroom accessOn Monday, he warned in a video that McCrory "is pouring gas on the fire that h
​White House advises schools on transgender bathroom access
CBS News / Posted 18 days ago
On Monday, he warned in a video that McCrory "is pouring gas on the fire that he lit" when he signed the measure. The U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could try to cut off money to North Carolina to force compliance. The... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
U.S. Attorney General: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
U.S. Attorney General: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Rouzer responds to NC, DOJ battle over HB2reinterpretation of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act." The DOJ filed a counter
Rouzer responds to NC, DOJ battle over HB2
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 19 days ago
reinterpretation of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act." The DOJ filed a countersuit against McCrory hours later. The U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could try to cut off money to North Carolina to force compliance. The... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
UNC head on LBGT law: Colleges can't run without fed fundsthe state law are violating federal civil rights laws. UNC President Margaret
UNC head on LBGT law: Colleges can't run without fed funds
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 20 days ago
the state law are violating federal civil rights laws. UNC President Margaret Spellings, a former secretary of the U.S. Education Department, stressed as she has for weeks that the public universities are toeing a fine line. The... Read more
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ABC News
UNC Head on LBGT Law: Colleges Can't Run Without Fed Fundsthe state law are violating federal civil rights laws. UNC President Margaret
UNC Head on LBGT Law: Colleges Can't Run Without Fed Funds
ABC News / Posted 20 days ago
the state law are violating federal civil rights laws. UNC President Margaret Spellings, a former secretary of the U.S. Education Department, stressed as she has for weeks that the public universities are toeing a fine line. The... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
TX, FWISD Bathroom Debate Could Put Billions in Funding at Riskout of school because of the constant bullying and aggression they face." The
TX, FWISD Bathroom Debate Could Put Billions in Funding at Risk
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 20 days ago
out of school because of the constant bullying and aggression they face." The 4th circuit court recently sided with the U.S. Education Department who said transgender students should be allowed to use bathrooms that match their gender identities... Read more
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The Signal
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
The Signal / Posted 20 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Attorney General Lynch draws comparison to civil rights movements in suit against North Carolina ‘bathroom law’ — The Medina County Gazetterecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Attorney General Lynch draws comparison to civil rights movements in suit against North Carolina ‘bathroom law’ — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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The Columbian
Lynch: N.C. transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: N.C. transgender law part of civil rights struggle
The Columbian / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Lynch: NC transgender law is civil rights issuerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law is civil rights issue
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
The Marietta Times / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Lynch: North Carolina transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: North Carolina transgender law part of civil rights struggle
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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The Signal
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
The Signal / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
US sues North Carolina over transgender bathroom lawon five states, including North Carolina. A Virginia school board is seeking a
US sues North Carolina over transgender bathroom law
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 21 days ago
on five states, including North Carolina. A Virginia school board is seeking a re-hearing by the entire appeals court. The U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could try to cut off money to North Carolina to force compliance. The... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
Hawaii News Now / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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WALB Albany
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
WALB Albany / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights strugglerecent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual
Lynch: NC transgender law part of civil rights struggle
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 21 days ago
recent months have proposed similar laws limiting protections for gay, bisexual and transgender people. In addition, the U.S. Education Department and other federal agencies could ultimately try to cut off money to North Carolina to force... Read more
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