Alabama state Rep. Nathaniel Ledbetter, R-Rainsville realized one of his grandchildren attends a school that does not recite the Pledge of Allegiance every day he immediately did something about it.
Nathaniel Ledbetter is the majority house leader in Alabama, and he introduced a bill that passed the lower chamber. Now it is awaiting in the Senate to be approved by Governor Kay Ivey.
The House of Representatives in Alabama passed a bill that requires K-12 public schools to recite the Pledge of Allegiance to the U.S. flag at the beginning of every school day.
The bill would change the current state law that says schools must give students a chance to decide if they want or don’t want to do the pledge every day.
The bill passed by a vote of 101-0