U.S. House GOP in spending bills takes aim at federal LGBTQ, racial equity policies 

By: - November 3, 2023 5:18 pm
The rainbow flag of the gay pride movement and the flag of the United States flying in the sky.

The U.S. House Transportation-HUD and Interior spending bills would block funding for LGBTQ pride flags at certain federal departments and agencies. Shown are the rainbow pride flag and an American flag. (Getty Images)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.