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THIS WEEK: Committee Hearing on Examining First Amendment Rights on Campus

On Wednesday, September 26 at 10:00 a.m., the Committee on Education and the Workforce will hold a hearing on "Examining First Amendment Rights on Campus."  The hearing will take place in room 2175 of the Rayburn House Office Building. 

The hearing will examine the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution and consider how institutions of higher education are and are not protecting individual rights.

Witnesses

Mr. Zachary R. Wood
Author
“Uncensored”
New York, NY

Mr. Joseph Cohn
Legislative and Policy Director
Foundation for Individual Rights in Education 
Philadelphia, PA

Ms. Suzanne Nossel
Chief Executive Officer
PEN America
New York, NY

Mr. Ken Paulson
President
First Amendment Center
Nashville, TN

For more information and to view the live webcast, click here.   

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