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Kennewick councilman wants prayer before meeting

KENNEWICK, Wash. - Kennewick City Councilman John Trumbo has proposed that council meetings begin with a prayer that specifically references the deity mentioned in documents written by America's Founding Fathers.

Trumbo says prayer helps create the proper attitude and sense of seriousness.

The Tri-City Herald reports the prayer proposal is being reviewed by a council committee.


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