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Rep. Ilhan Omar, Sen. Tina Smith introduce No Shame at School Act

June 19, 2019 07:10 PM

Keeping students from being shamed when they cannot afford to pay for school lunches is the goal behind a new bill introduced by Minnesota Congresswoman Ilhan Omar and Senator Tina Smith on Wednesday.

The bill - entitled the No Shame at School Act - would prevent schools from singling out such students by publishing lists, making them wear wristbands or other methods.

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