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December 13th, 2007, 17:24
Originally Posted by dteowner View Post
If they officially recognize Christmas, it gets them out of all the legal wrangling over nativities, et al, on government property. In order to cover their political butts, you get the second resolution (and I bet there's a 3rd one somewhere to cover Judaism). This is aimed at the stupid application of seperation of Church and State that the ACLU is pushing. While I'm decidedly anti-organized-religion, I think there's more important issues for the ACLU to address than the legality of a Christmas Tree in some courthouse.
The Islam resolution was passed first (October 3d). The Christianity resolution was sponsored by a group of Republican representatives opposed to the Islam resolution, and passed second.
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