PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) – Republican Pennsylvania State Rep. Rick Saccone is pushing a bill that entitles public schools to display the national motto “In God We Trust,” as well as the Bill of Rights, in their buildings.
Rep. Saccone joined KDKA-AM host Mike Pintek on Monday to discuss the bill.READ MORE: West Virginia's Greenbrier River Trail Designated As National Recreational Trail
Rep. Saccone says he believes the country is in a “time of division,” and wants people to unite over the anniversary of the national motto “In God We Trust.”
He also says he wants students to be more thoroughly taught and tested on basic U.S. government and history.READ MORE: Two Of The Three Victims Killed In The Biomat USA Plasma Center Car Crash Were Employees
Rep. Saccone also weighed in with his thoughts on transgender use of restrooms, Donald Trump, and Gov. Tom Wolf.MORE NEWS: Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued For Pittsburgh Area; High Winds, Potential Hail Expected
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