Blog Archives for February 2012

Victory! Indiana House Kills Creationist Bill

Democratic Discourse with Michael De Dora
February 23, 2012

Indiana House Speaker Brian Bosma has shelved a Senate-approved bill to allow public schools across the state to teach children the creation stories of various mainstream religions. 

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CFI Issues Statement on New HHS Regulation

Democratic Discourse with Michael De Dora
February 14, 2012

The Center for Inquiry (CFI) is urging the Obama Administration not to retreat any further on the new HHS regulation, and expressing its concern about the Catholic lobby's influence on public policy. 

Indiana House Might Not Consider Creationist Bill

Democratic Discourse with Michael De Dora
February 08, 2012

Lawmakers in the Indiana House of Representatives are signaling that they will not take up the creationist bill (SB 89) that passed the state Senate.

Indiana Senate OKs Amended, but Still Flawed, Creationist Bill

Democratic Discourse with Michael De Dora
February 01, 2012

The Indiana Senate on Tuesday voted 28-22 in favor of an amended version of Senate Bill 89, which would allow public schools across the state to teach children the creation stories of various mainstream religions.

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