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A more conservative view of history hits textbooks but do East Texans think public schools will be better for it?

POSTED: Wednesday, June 2, 2010 - 8:53am

UPDATED: Monday, December 20, 2010 - 5:43pm

They talk-back to our news partner: KTBB and host Garth Maier.

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Conservatives have more of a say in what will appear in Texas schoolbooks. The Board of Education voted to approve a more conservative view of American History.

The left says the books will talk too much of Christianity and less of slavery and contributions of latinios.

East Texans bend the collective ear of KTBB's Garth Maier.