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S. 2470: Love America Act of 2021

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Fortunately for the caffeine industry, most public school students would still have to read William Faulkner.


In 2021, a wave of parental complaints about what they claimed were divisive lessons on the topic of race in U.S. history in K-12 schools swept across numerous states, including Texas and Virginia.

New legislation distills those complaints into this opinion: “Increasingly, students across the country are being taught misinformation, including that the principles of the founding of the United States were lies from the start, that the core institutions of the United States are fundamentally racist and designed to propagate racism, and that it is acceptable to impute guilt to present-day individuals based on the color of their skin, rather than the content of their character.”

What the legislation does

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Sponsor and status

Joshua “Josh” Hawley

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Missouri. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 26, 2021
Length: 4 pages
Jul 26, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)

Introduced on Jul 26, 2021

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on July 26, 2021. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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Jul 26, 2021

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S. 2470 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2470. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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