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University Asks: Are You Gay or Straight?

BuggiOlleo Wrote: Dec 13, 2012 2:48 PM
This is nothing; the 2012 Newly Elected Leon County Commissioner at Large here in Leon County Florida is asking for Gay folks to register? " Mary Lindley proposes domestic-partner registry"... this is important since the county is drowning in millions in budget deficits.

The University of Iowa has become the first public institution of higher learning to ask students about their sexual orientation during the application process for admission.

The University of Iowa has become the first public U.S. university to ask incoming students about their sexual orientation and gender identity so they can be connected to relevant services once enrolled, the school said on Wednesday.

University officials said in a statement that their admissions office began asking those optional questions this fall in applications for entry.

The university's decision places it in...