- WND - http://www.wnd.com -

'In God We Trust' motto in all schools?

Posted By -NO AUTHOR- On 10/25/2013 @ 9:12 am In Education,Faith,Front Page,U.S. | No Comments

(AP) HARRISBURG, Pa. –  Pennsylvania public school districts would be required to post “In God We Trust” in every school building under legislation that advanced out of a committee in the state House of Representatives this week.

The bill sponsored by Rep. Rick Saccone, R-Allegheny, passed the House Education Committee on Wednesday by a 14-to-9 vote, with only one Democrat and one Republican crossing party lines.

The National Motto Display Act, as it is titled, credits James Pollock, a 19th century Pennsylvania governor, for putting the term on coins while serving as director of the U.S. Mint. The measure would require schools to post it by using a mounted plaque, student artwork or some other form.

Article printed from WND: http://www.wnd.com

URL to article: http://www.wnd.com/2013/10/in-god-we-trust-motto-in-all-schools/

© Copyright 1997-2013. All Rights Reserved. WND.com.