South Dakota Governor Signs “In God We Trust” Bill into Law

South Dakota Governor Signs “In God We Trust” Bill into Law

Written by Don Byrd Last week, South Dakota became the latest state to enact legislation requiring public schools to post prominently the motto “In God We Trust” on school grounds. The law also mandates that if the signs spark litigation, the state will...
Is the “In God We Trust” Push Good for Religion?

Is the “In God We Trust” Push Good for Religion?

Written by Don Byrd By now, you have seen news – or one of my blog posts – about the recent proliferation of state legislation mandating or authorizing the posting of “In God We Trust” in public spaces, including in our schools. The bills are...
“In God We Trust” Legislation Enacted In Multiple States

“In God We Trust” Legislation Enacted In Multiple States

Written by Don Byrd Over the weekend, the Washington Post published a piece taking note of the fact that numerous states this year have passed laws authorizing or mandating local governments to post the phrase “In God We Trust” in public schools. The laws...