On Wednesday morning, the Indiana House Education Committee will hold a hearing on Senate Bill 132, which requires Indiana high school students to take the same basic civics test that we require of all new citizens. This bill is not burdensome to schools, and it is not a partisan test.
What SB 132 does is reinforce the reality that if something is not tested, it … Read More “ALERT: Our Nation’s Founding is Worth Knowing”
As you know either from my email last night or the media freak out, the Indiana Senate put policy above rhetoric and amended Senate Bill 12 to include everyone in our hate / bias crime laws. Rather than limit a judge’s ability to extend a sentence in such a crime to a list of politically favored victim categories, the Senate affirmed a 2005 state Supreme Court ruling giving judges … Read More “An Update on Hate Crimes that You Won’t Get from Fake News”