Florida Republicans pass pronoun, diversity bills

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Florida Republicans have approved two bills that will restrict the use of preferred pronouns in schools and ban diversity programs in colleges. Gov. Ron DeSantis is expected to sign the bills into law.

FILE - Florida Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis arrives at the Foreign Office to visit Britain's Foreign Secretary in London, Friday, April 28, 2023. DeSantis is slated to headline Iowa Rep. Randy Feenstra’s annual summer fundraiser in northwest Iowa on May 13 and is expected to speak at a party fundraiser later that evening in Cedar Rapids.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida Republicans on Wednesday approved two bills that will restrict the use of preferred pronouns in schools and ban diversity programs in colleges, building on key priorities of Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis ahead of his expected White House candidacy. The proposals were given final passage by the Republican supermajorities in the House and Senate. The governor

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