Ariz. License Plate Funds Religious Right Group.

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Residents of Arizona who want a special license plate reading "In God We Trust" may not be aware that they're also making a donation to a Religious Right legal group.

Under a state program, residents can pay $25 for the special plate. The state says that $17 "goes to promote the national motto 'In God We Trust', 1st amendment rights and the heritage of this state and nation"--but fails to make it clear that the money is being given to Alliance Defending Freedom, a controversial Religious Right legal group that works to undermine LGBTQ rights, interject fundamentalist Christianity in public schools and government, end legal abortion and promote a...

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