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'In God We Trust' is a go [View all]

Source: Alamogordo Daily News

"Alamogordo will move ahead with a plan to display the words "In God We Trust" inside city hall, following in the footsteps of Artesia and several hundred other United States municipalities and counties...

Galea, who sponsored the resolution, granted two fifteen minute-long periods for citizens to speak in favor of or against the resolution.

Several citizens spoke out against the measure and gave varying reasons including the notion that passing it would be against the inclusive spirit of the United States, which is officially a secular nation.

Others cited the questionable constitutionality of making commissioners vote on the measure, because doing so amounted to a "religious test" in the words of Rosemarie Ferrara."

Read more: http://www.alamogordonews.com/ci_22352800/god-we-trust-is-go?source=most_viewed



My city. We've had a book burning, formerly best known as the site of the atomic bomb test...not pleased.

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