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The Equality Act, which passed the U.S. House of Representatives, is expected to receive a committee hearing in the Senate.

Reports indicate a hearing will take place in the Senate Judiciary Committee. Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley is the ranking member of the committee.

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The Iowa Standard asked his office if Sen. Grassley had any thoughts on the radical bill that will have a significant impact on the religious liberty of Americans.

Grassley’s staff said he will attend this week’s hearing on the bill and is “looking forward” to the discussion and hearing from a variety of perspectives about the proposal.

“Generally speaking, Sen. Grassley supports religious freedom protections and is skeptical of proposals that could erode those protections,” Grassley’s office said.

Author: Jacob Hall

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