Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-Calif.), (far left), answers questions during the Congressional briefing on Bullying of Children with Special Needs on Wednesday, March 16, 2011 while Isma'il Clayton, 13, who suffers from Asberger's Syndrome, Lauren Potter, an actress on the show "Glee" who has Down Syndrome, and Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, who herself has a child with special needs, look on. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times

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Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-Calif.), (far left), answers questions during the Congressional briefing on Bullying of Children with Special Needs on Wednesday, March 16, 2011 while Isma'il Clayton, 13, who suffers from Asberger's Syndrome, Lauren Potter, an actress on the show "Glee" who has Down Syndrome, and Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, who herself has a child with special needs, look on. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times