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Safe Schools Act re-introduced in U.S. House, aims to help prevent bullying

| Thursday, March 14, 2013
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WASHINGTON -- U.S. Rep. Linda Sánchez (D-Calif.) on Thursday re-introduced The Safe Schools Improvement Act in the U.S. House, a bill to help ensure a safe learning environment at schools nationwide and provide necessary resources to prevent school bullying and reduce the rising drop-out rate.

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Obama endorses SNDA, SSIA anti-bullying bills

| Friday, April 20, 2012
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President Obama has thrown the full weigh of administration behind a pair of bills that would help protect LGBT students against bullying: the Student Non-Discrimination and the Safe Schools Improvement Act.

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Student Non-Discrimination Act needed to protect LGBT students from bullying

| Sunday, November 13, 2011
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It’s essential that the Student Non Discrimination Act becomes part of Elementary and Secondary Education re-Authorization Act (ESEA) when it comes for vote in the Senate. It will expand the protection from bullying based on: religion, sex, national origin and disabilities to include protection for sexual orientation and gender identity for LGBT students.

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Linda Harvey: Anti-bullying programs will turn schools into ‘indoctrination camps’

By Brian Tashman | Monday, November 7, 2011
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Linda Harvey of Mission America is urging voters to oppose the Safe Schools Improvement Act and the Student Nondiscrimination Act, warning that anti-bullying legislation is “using bullying prevention as a tool to force approval of homosexuality and gender bending on children, teachers and families.”

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PFLAG opens national conference with keynote address by Dr. Jill Biden

| Friday, November 4, 2011
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PFLAG opened its bi-annual National Convention on Friday with a keynote address by Dr. Jill Biden, wife of U.S. Vice-President Joe Biden, who told the crowd of attendees, "As a teacher and a mom, I know what Jeanne Manford knew -- that there is a direct connection between acceptance and positive, healthy outcomes in every important area of life, including education, mental health, and physical health."

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