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Team USA Reacts On Twitter To U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Committee Name Change

By U.S. Paralympics | June 21, 2019, 2:35 p.m. (ET)

The Twitter world was abuzz when the United States Olympic Committee board of directors unanimously voted to change the name of the organization to the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee on Thursday. The change celebrates athletes of Team USA and meant major strides for the Paralympic Movement in the U.S., signifying the organization's commitment to inclusion and Paralympic athletes. 

Team USA athletes, fans and National Governing Bodies took to Twitter to share their excitement and support for the decision: