Mid-Tenn. Scouts call for retaining traditional stance

NASHVILLE (BP) — The Middle Tennessee Council of the Boys Scouts of America has voted to affirm Scouting’s current national membership policy as “a core value of the Scout Oath and Law.” Hugh Travis, the Scout executive for the 37-county council, said in a May 6 news release that its delegates “will not vote to approve the resolution” — to allow openly homosexual youth as Scouts — “but to retain the current membership policy.”
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