Schools for Equity in Education

Session Daily

Don’t go banning rainbows, says sponsor of bill that clears local government committee

Showing another colorful symbol without debate is the goal of an LGBTQIA community-backed idea. Sponsored by Rep. Leigh Finke (DFL-St. Paul), HF4273 would prohibit state and local governmental units, charter schools, and most postsecondary institutions from removing or banning “rainbow banners, rainbow flags, rainbow posters, or any visual display of rainbows” from the jurisdiction’s property.