Local Government Committee (LGC) Report
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While there was no local school info to report we thought it important to share this.
Shared by Carolyn Harrison, Parents for Educational Choice
Microsoft Founder, Bill Gates, who financed Common Core with, ultimately, $2 billion, signed an agreement with the United Nations' Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to
UN Asst. Secretary-General Robert Muller, admits the curriculum is based on the books of Alice A. Bailey, one of the Founders of the occult New Age Movement. She was also a key figure in theosophy, the group that helped inspire the National Socialists (Nazis) in Germany.
The "spirits" Bailey channeled helped her predict a new global religion that would "smash" biblical Christianity, national sovereignty, and everything else at odds with [their socialist philosophies]”.
H.R. 899 Addresses the Following:
• The federal government does not have the authority to dictate how and what children should learn.
• The Department of Education has been corrupted and bogged down by private interests, contentious politics, and general bureaucratic inefficiency and is doing more harm than good. It should be terminated by Dec. 31, 2022.
• Education cannot be shaped by a uniform, “one-size-fits-all”. Only states and local districts can understand the needs of schools and the students that attend them on an individual level."
This one-sentence-long Bill is sponsored by Kentucky U.S. Representative Thomas Massie, who introduced it on February 5, 2021. There are currently 20 Co-Sponsors, with the following states endorsing the legislation:
• Texas, Florida, Georgia, Arizona, South Carolina, Alabama, Colorado, Illinois, North Carolina.