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Florida Tells Schools to Disregard Biden’s LGBTQ Protections

Commissioner Manny Diaz Jr.

Commissioner Manny Diaz Jr.

Photographer: Stephe M. Dowell/Orlando Sentinel/Tribune News Service/Getty Images

Florida Commissioner of Education Manny Diaz Jr. told school districts to disregard federal guidance aimed at protecting LGBTQ students.

The US Department of Education in June issued proposed guidance updating Title IX regulations to bolster protections for LGBTQ students against sex-based discrimination and harassment.