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God, what a race

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July 30, 2007

With a Mormon in the mix, religion is sure to be a factor in the 2008 Presidential election.

But Mitt Romney’s religion is not the only reason God is a factor. Democrats Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama have made their faith a central part of their campaign strategies and anyone running against the tarnished legacy of George W. Bush is also running against the President’s steadfast belief that God is always on his side.

God is a factor even though God is not a voter, many of those who do vote do so because of a strong belief in him (or her).

Religion Looms Large Over 2008 RaceWASHINGTON (AP) — When George Romney ran for the 1968 Republican presidential nomination, his Mormon heritage was mostly a footnote. It was scarcely mentioned in news accounts of the day. But for son Mitt Romney, the family religion presents a formidable political hurdle…. [Political news from The Associated Press]

2 Responses to God, what a race

  1. shag11

    August 1, 2007 at 12:10 am

    I am so sick of religion in the public square. I dislike it when I go to a market, and the clerk says to me, “Have a blessed day.” I will avoid that person the next time I checkout. Religion should be private. Also, everyone doesn’t practice the same religion, if any at all.

  2. bryan mcclellan

    August 1, 2007 at 3:01 am

    Maybe she did not want harm to come to you in your day.