Last updated on: 10/3/2013 | Author: ProCon.org

Historical Timeline: History of the US Pledge of Allegiance & the Phrase “under God”

Historical Timeline: History of the US Pledge of Allegiance & the Phrase “under God” – Our updated timeline includes entries ranging from an 1887 campaign to promote patriotism in public schools to President Eisenhower officially adding “under God” to the Pledge on June 14, 1954 to the phrase being challenged in the Massachusetts Supreme Court on Sep. 4, 2013.