[Ed. – Are all the House Democrats really going to vote for something so mind-bendingly absurd? Guess we’ll see, since there’s no serious dispute that they’re set to retain the House. It continues to make no sense that Never-Trumpers think we can leave such people in charge while Republicans bloody each other over Trump vs. Not-Trump, and nothing irreversibly bad will happen.]
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Massachusetts Rep. James McGovern announced proposed changes to the House rules on Friday that removes gendered language.
According to a statement about the Rules Package for the 117th Congress, “pronouns and familial relationships” will become gender neutral.
McGovern’s announcement said the changes “ensure we are inclusive of all Members, Delegates, Resident Commissioners and their families – including those who are nonbinary.”
The resolution replaces fathers, mothers, sons, daughters, brothers, sisters, husbands, wives, and in-laws with “parent, child, sibling, spouse, or parent-in-law.”