The Diversity Declaration

Government of the People, by the People, and for the People

*News Alert* U.S. House Passes Staff Diversity Provisions

On January 3, the U.S. House of Representatives passed Rules creating a new Office of Diversity and Inclusion, and mandating appointment of a Chief Diversity Officer and creation of a diversity plan. These measures were the outcome of consultations with the Joint Center for Political Studies, a partner with Diversity Declaration. The new rules reflect the historic diversity, and Democratic majority, of the House coming out of the November elections. 

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Read report from the Joint Center for Political Studies, “Racial Diversity Among Top U. S. House Staff”