Governors Advocate Teaching 'Intelligent Design' In Public School Science Classes

February 2006
Church & State;Feb2006, Vol. 59 Issue 2, p18
The article reports on the support of three U.S. governors for the inclusion of the intelligent design program in the curriculum of public schools. Kentucky Governor Ernie Fletcher linked the subject to the Declaration of Independence. Texas Governor Rick Perry believed the importance of teaching scientific theory to students. Florida Governor Jeb Bush averred that a person's beliefs should not be a basis for determining standards in schools.


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