Yesterday afternoon, the House Committee on Municipal, Parochial and Cultural Affairs voted 8-5 in favor of sending the bill to the full House — but many of the committee members had a problem with the legislation.
About damn time, right? Surely someone there would be a voice of reason, explaining how the KJV, a Bible that not even all Christians use, shouldn’t be the official book for a diverse state!
And that voice of reason was Rep. Stephen Ortego:
“Let’s make this more inclusive of other Christian faiths, more than just the ones that use the King James version.”