Category Archives: Rick Brattin

Missouri Setting Standard for Nuttiest Anti-Evolution Bill

Attempting to read Missouri State Rep. Rick Brattin’s bill to promote creationism and redefine basic scientific concepts is a hair-pulling venture into the absurd. Brattin has been a longtime opponent of the teaching evolution. In the past, he has proposed … Continue reading

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Missouri Lawmaker “Fool of the Week” for Bill to Make Science Intelligent Design Friendly

It’s a hands down choice on who is “Fool of the Week.” That dishonor goes to Missouri State Rep. Rick Brattin who is responsible for one of the worst pieces of anti-science legislation in a while. Brattin has authored a … Continue reading

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Missouri Considering Legislation Declaring Scientific Theory is Explained by Faith-Based Philosophy

Every once in a while a piece of legislation comes along that is so outrageous it is hard to believe. Missouri State Rep. Rick Brattin is responsible for the current example. He has introduced legislation, HB 1227, to promote the … Continue reading

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