Freedom of speech is under attack in public schools, U.S. House panel told

By: - May 19, 2022 5:23 pm
Claire Mengel of Ohio testifies at congressional hearing

Claire Mengel, a student in Ohio, testifies before a U.S. House subcommittee on the impact of new state laws that bar educators from discussing American history, race and LGBTQ+ issues in K-12 public classrooms. (Photo courtesy of C-SPAN)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.