This is awesome, but it’s also crazy that we have to pass a law to make this legal.
AUSTIN, TX (KTRK) — Texas lawmakers are reminding people it’s OK to say Merry Christmas or Happy Hanukkah in school now.
Last year, the Merry Christmas bill was signed into law. It allows people to celebrate religious holidays on campus.
“That allows parents, teachers, students and school administrators to celebrate Christmas and Hanukkah in public schools without fear of censorship, litigation or persecution,” said Representative Dwayne Bohac, who co-authored the bill with State Rep Richard Raymond.
Read more: ABC 13