Florida Congresswoman argues for removing term alien from Library of Congress catalog

Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz says in debate on a spending bill that a responsible body should evolve as society evolves, that the Library of Congress by law use a pejorative term petitioned to change by the American Library Association so researchers could use an appropriate term in research was truly unbelievable, committed to racist and bigoted terms with no place in the legislative branch appropriations was outrageous and it was unfortunate the majority did not have the courage to allow her amendment.
Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz says in debate on a spending bill that a responsible body should evolve as society evolves, that the Library of Congress by law use a pejorative term petitioned to change by the American Library Association so researchers could use an appropriate term in research was truly unbelievable, committed to racist and bigoted terms with no place in the legislative branch appropriations was outrageous and it was unfortunate the majority did not have the courage to allow her amendment.
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