Re: BSA Policy and Politics
Pete Townsend (ptownsen@HYDRA.CS.GMR.COM)
Wed, 28 Aug 1996 13:08:30 -0400
> What is the BSA policy regarding the involvement of Scouts in political
> events? I was struck by the involvement of a Boy Scout and a Cub Scout
> in the flag ceremony for the Democratic National Convention tonight. I
> did not think this type of thing was allowable.
I don't know what the policy is, but it is great publicity. And it
enforces the "involvement" we try to instill in the 3 Citizenship MB's.
It is NOT a statement by BSA of endorsement for anything, it merely
reflects our endorsement of the democratic process the convention is
a part of.
Keeping FUN in scOUTING, Pete Townsend ASM T188, Rochester Hills MI
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City