HR 1255 passed in the House of Representatives on March 14, on a vote of 333 in favor and 93 opposed. Among other things, the bill would rescind President Bush’s Executive Order 13233. Should similar legislation be passed in the Senate, the White House has threatened to veto.
Read Past President Steve Hensen’s March 1 testimony to the House Subcommittee on Information Policy, Census and National Archives.
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SAA first protested the EO in 2001. [Read more]