May 3, 2022: Sen. Tom Cotton leads GOP bill to defund Biden’s DHS disinformation board

Sen. Tom Cotton leads GOP bill to defund Biden’s DHS disinformation board

Tom Cotton bill also prevents funds from going toward ‘any other similar entity established’ in DHS.

Arkansas Sen. Tom Cotton is leading several of his Republican compatriots on a new bill that would defund President Biden’s Department of Homeland Security (DHS) disinformation board.

Cotton and his colleagues introduced the bill taking aim at DHS’s new board amid First Amendment concerns from critics and lawmakers alike.

The bill aims to “prohibit the use of federal funds for the Disinformation Governance Board of the Department of Homeland Security” and would prevent taxpayer dollars from going to “establish or support the activities” of such a board.

 

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