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Paul Broun, GOP Congressman, Wants To Make 2010 'Year of the Bible'

First Posted: 06/22/09 06:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 02:25 PM ET

Paul Broun

Politico:

When the clock strikes midnight on Dec. 31, 2009, Rep. Paul Broun (R-Ga.) hopes you'll be ringing in "the Year of the Bible."

It's probably just wishful thinking.

Broun's simple congressional resolution aimed at honoring the Good Book has produced a push-back of biblical proportion in the blogosphere, with critics dismissing it as either unconstitutional or a waste of time. Jews in Congress and atheist activists are dismissing the resolution, while none of the many Democrats in Congress who are Christian have bothered to sign on as co-sponsors.

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