Thursday, August 03, 2006

 

Re: Election Could Flip Kan. Evolution Stance

In an update to the above article published on Monday the Washington Post now reports:

A member of the state Board of Education who approved new classroom standards that call evolution into question held onto his seat Tuesday, turning back a challenge from two defenders of Darwin.

John Bacon won his primary with 49 percent of the vote. Two pro-evolution challengers split the remaining vote, including one who had been a leading critic of the anti-evolution standard.

(from "Anti-Evolution Incumbent in Kansas Wins" or see Anti-evolution forces lose power in state primary; also see "University organizing lecture series on evolution, design")

technorati tags: , , , , , , ,

Add to: CiteUlike | Connotea | Del.icio.us | Digg | Furl | Newsvine | Reddit | Yahoo


Comments: Post a Comment

Links to this post:

Create a Link



<< 'General Evolution News' Home