Two Christian SC Senators Block Third Grader’s State Fossil Proposal Because Jesus

It began as something to encourage a little girl to participate in civic affairs. Now it's a huge ideological battle.
Two Christian SC Senators Block Third Grader’s State Fossil Proposal Because Jesus

Via Americans Against The Tea Party:

Sometimes, you begin reading about something and think, “Aww, how cute!” Other times, what should be a touching story of a child’s proposal to make the Woolly Mammoth South Carolina’s official state fossil passing the state House and Senate with overwhelming support, going to the Governor’s desk, and being signed into law becomes something entirely different because of a couple of Christofascists in suits who feel the need to inject God into everything.

This is one of those times. Earlier this year eight-year-old Olivia McConnell wrote her state representatives to suggest that since South Car...

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