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Just days after Tennessee’s GOP-controlled Senate advanced legislation that would ban transgender athletes from participating in girls’ sports, a House committee approved a resolution designating the Bible as the state book Tuesday morning despite constitutional concerns from several lawmakers.

HJR150 would include the Bible in the Tennessee Blue Book next to a list of other state symbols.

This is his third attempt to designate the Bible as the state book.

“The bill has raised constitutional concerns in the past. A 2015 state attorney general opinion found the designation in violation of the state constitution,” reports the Tennesseean. “Former Gov. Bill Haslam, a Republican and Christian, vetoed the bill and argued the legislation

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