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Wyoming Legislature: Scientists are Witches!
Probably coming to a Legislature near you, the Wyoming Republican Legislature and Governor passed a bill outlawing even the consideration of improved science standards for their schools. According to the Huffington Post, the Wyoming Board of Education is legally prohibited from reviewing the Next Generation Science Standards: Rep. Matt Teeters (R-Lingle) first proposed a budget amendment that stops the state from considering the NGSS, according to Wyoming outlet the Casper Star-Tribune. Gov. Matt Mead (R) approved this amendment in his budget Wednesday. In Kansas and Kentucky, both of which would eventually adopt the NGSS, the measure previously drew opposition from