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Claim: An Indiana Congressman is introducing legislation to change the name of
Example: [Hoosier Gazette, 2004]
Origins: Despite the disclaimer on the site of the
Now yet another entry from the Hoosier Gazette has made the news, this one proclaiming that Indiana Congressman John Hostettler is attempting to introduce legislation to rename
U.S. Rep. John Hostettler's office is fielding outraged calls about an Internet hoax that says he's proposed changing the name of Interstate 69 to Interstate 63 for religious reasons.The Hoosier Gazette has also published a sampling of responses to their
Hostettler spokesman Michael Jahr said Monday he had been fielding calls about the story all day.
"There is no truth in the story about any legislation changing the name of
Last updated: 21 November 2004
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