In God We Trust License Plate Proposed

By: Sherelle Roberts Email
By: Sherelle Roberts Email

Your license plate, or the one in front of you on the road, could soon say, "In God We Trust". Thanks to Representatives Jim Gooch, and Hubert Collins.

The representatives introduced the bill last session, but it was lost in the traffic of other bills.

The lawmakers are trying again.

In other states, the proposal has stirred up controversy over arguments about the separation of church and state.

Should an “In God We Trust” license plate be an optional vanity plate?


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  • by Tom Location: Lex on Sep 19, 2008 at 03:58 PM
    I think if they make a In God We Trust License Plate . Then they should make Plates like , GAY PRIDE , K K K , BLACK PRIDE , NWA , I AM A MILF ,Jewish plates , Muslims plats , ECT... ECT...
  • by Darlene Location: KY on Sep 19, 2008 at 09:11 AM
    Bart, Your mother should have named you Bartley Sue. That is all you look to do is sue. I hope there is no fee so more people CAN afford them and I PRAY most people do get them. We don't care what you think!
  • by Mom Location: KY on Sep 19, 2008 at 08:19 AM
    to Mark in Lex-you should be ashamed to speak of God and use profanity in the same sentence. And if you think God can't get our gas prices down, you'd better think again. There is nothing God can't do. You should be on your knees asking Him for forgiveness and asking Him into your heart. William in Jeffersonville said it all very well.
  • by The Irony of this is.... on Sep 19, 2008 at 07:36 AM
    if all you do-gooders who say you believe in God and that we should follow God's word actually live in KY, this state wouldn't be in such a mess. Too many of you are on drugs, have kids out of wedlock, abuse your kids, steal and hurt people and God knows what else. You guys that are preaching are part of the problem. How about starting with morals before you preach. You know what they say about people in glass houses right? Nope, not that they shouldn't throw stones. People who live in glass houses give everyone the opportunity to see EVERYTHING they do and living your life by the word of the Bible definitely IS NOT one of them. ENOUGH SAID!
  • by Whatever Location: Central KY on Sep 19, 2008 at 07:08 AM
    Frankly I don't give a hoot as to what a specialty license plate says. If I don't like it, I don't have to buy it!!!!! And besides, I miss the days when each state had only ONE design & kids could have fun playing "the license tag game" on roadtrips. Now there are so many different tags for each state that it's a pain in the rear to try to identify them...
  • by I BELIEVE Location: KENTUCKY on Sep 19, 2008 at 06:38 AM
    If the leaders of our country and the people of this country would put their trust in God this wouldn't be an issue.
  • by Note to Ken Dannager on Sep 19, 2008 at 06:17 AM
    I read your post and I know for certain it was sarcasm. Seems others can't read into it like I did.
  • by Chrissy Location: Downtown on Sep 19, 2008 at 05:31 AM
    Seperation of Church & State means: The Government will not tell you which Religion to follow, there will not be 1 Religion given Government approval and backing over another. That is it.
  • by lilly Location: ky on Sep 19, 2008 at 03:56 AM
    people need god in their heart more than words on the plate of a car truck or van.what a wonderful world that would be.
  • by MilkaBull18 Location: Everywhere on Sep 18, 2008 at 10:27 PM
    "Way to see KY follow separation of church and state, they should make people pay for it to take advantage of christers, if pastors and popes can make money off of religious wackos, why not the state too? And as for telling lex1976 to shut up or get out, obviously you dont know much about this country. The American government is not based on nor affiliated with any religion, get your facts straight.

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