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Official Title as Introduced

Opposing fake news and alternative facts.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
03/10/2017Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date All Actions
03/16/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.
03/10/2017Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
03/10/2017Introduced in House

Cosponsors (3)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Lieu, Ted [D-CA-33]* 03/10/2017
Rep. Lewis, John [D-GA-5]* 03/10/2017
Rep. Lee, Barbara [D-CA-13] 03/15/2017

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Judiciary03/10/2017 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Constitution and Civil Justice03/16/2017 Referred to

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Introduced in House (03/10/2017)

Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that:

  • it is Congress's duty to uphold the U.S. Constitution and all of the fundamental rights, including the freedom of the press;
  • the President must immediately acknowledge his support of the First Amendment and express his support for U.S. democracy;
  • the United States should continue being a democracy, not an autocracy;
  • White House spokespersons should not issue fake news; and
  • White House spokespersons who offer alternative or inaccurate facts should retract their statements immediately.