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Jan11

House lawmakers unanimously passed a measure Thursday that would create a new joint legislative committee to better review and consider grant-in-aid requests.

Dec14

In the wake of the worst mass shooting in modern American history, lawmakers unveiled legislation Thursday that would prohibit the type of device the gunman used to modify his firearms to fire like fully automatic weapons.

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Coordinated by the U.S. Attorney’s Office at Delaware State University, this re-entry simulation challenged its participants to try to navigate society as an ex-offender. In these roles, policymakers, public defenders and police officers struggled with substance use issues. Others had no housing or job prospects. The feeling of total frustration and hopelessness was palpable as people trudged from table to table to find answers and a way forward.

We write to you today genuinely troubled by Secretary Betsy DeVos’ decision to rescind the Dear Colleague Letter of 2011 and the subsequent guidance provided by the U.S. Department of Education. While we agree that discussions to improve the guidelines to make them clearer and official through regulations or statutory changes are needed, we are highly concerned with how this decision will impact future victims and survivors of sexual violence on our college campuses right now.