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Politics and Religion: Trump and the Evangelicals

Arnold Steinberg | Posted 02.11.2017 | Religion
Arnold Steinberg

After New Hampshire The Evangelical Seduction Interruptus Already in Iowa the evangelical movement toward Donald Trump was underway, for bet...

Iowa...South Carolina: Evangelicals and Trump

Arnold Steinberg | Posted 02.11.2017 | Politics
Arnold Steinberg

After New Hampshire The Evangelical Seduction Interruptus Already in Iowa the evangelical movement toward Donald Trump was underway, for better or...

Michelangelo Signorile

Michele Bachmann: Gay Marriage Is 'Not An Issue... In Fact, It's Boring' | Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Is even Michele Bachmann throwing in the towel on marriage equality? For years, the GOP congresswoman from Minnesota has been a leader among Christ...

Conservatives Arrive In D.C. For Major Summit

Posted 10.11.2013 | Politics

Conservatives from all circles are gathering in Washington, D.C. this weekend to address the 2013 Values Voter Summit. Hosted by the Family Researc...

Religious Right Could Win This Election Just By Playing Their Anti-Muslim Card

Rev. Mel White | Posted 11.24.2012 | Politics
Rev. Mel White

While President Obama and Secretary Clinton struggled to put out fires ignited by a crude, anti-Muslim video made in California, just minutes from the White House high-profile "holy terrorists" were stoking those same flames with anti-Muslim rhetoric.

Sabrina Siddiqui

Bryan Fischer: 'If Barack Obama Wins This Election, The Republican Party As We Know It Is Finished' | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 09.14.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Bryan Fischer, of the American Family Association, a conservative Christian group, slammed Mitt Romney on Friday for running a “lacklu...

Paul Ryan Heckled

Posted 09.14.2012 | Politics

GOP vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan's address at the Value Voters Summit in Washington D.C. Friday was marked with several audible interruptions...

Brewer Taking Heat Over Speaking Engagement

Arizona Republic | Posted 11.11.2012 | Politics

Civil rights groups are calling on Gov. Jan Brewer and other politicians to skip this weekend's Values Voter Summit in Washington, D.C., saying an eve...

Five Things for Every Value Voter to Consider

Charity Sunshine Tillemann Dick | Posted 12.12.2011 | Religion
Charity Sunshine Tillemann Dick

He said what we each know in our hearts and souls and minds and guts is true... Love is what matters. Not just loving Christians. Loving everyone. Who ever they are. Whatever they do. Where ever they come from.

Seven Things We Learned From The Values Voter Summit

Posted 12.11.2011 | Religion

By Daniel Burke Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) The Values Voter Summit that ended here on Sunday (Oct. 9) offered a number of key insights...

GOP Campaigns Court 'Values Voters' At D.C. Summit

Posted 12.09.2011 | Religion

By Daniel Burke Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) Several GOP presidential candidates sought to kick-start their stalling campaigns on Friday...

Jon Ward

Rick Perry's Story of Personal Turmoil In 20s Still Largely Unexplained | Jon Ward | Posted 12.06.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- "He never talks about his faith," Rick Perry spokesman Mark Miner said of the Texas governor earlier this year. Miner's statement is...

20 GOP Politicians Repeat $1,761 Clean Energy Bill Lie

Josh Nelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Josh Nelson

For the past few weeks Republicans have latched onto the $1,761 energy tax lie to oppose clean energy legislation.

America Needs A True Revolution Of Values

David A. Love | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David A. Love

Who made Carrie Prejean and Mike Huckabee the experts on values? What can Sen. Jim DeMint, Bill O'Reilly or Rep. Michele Bachmann teach me on the subject?

Moral Kombat: Jon Stewart Takes On The Values Voters Summit (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alex Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Fresh from his Emmy win, Jon Stewart took the stage Tuesday night to take on some odd events and speeches from the Values Voters Summit, a gathering s...

Roy Blunt (R-MO) Tells Racism-Tinged Monkey Joke at DC Conference

Bruce Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bruce Wilson

Blunt's anecdote at the Value Voters summit Friday seemed like a direct window into the psyche of the revanchist wing of the GOP: politics is a golf game and unruly Democrat "monkeys" seek to disrupt the play.

Eight GOP Politicians Parrot False $1,761 Talking Point on Costs of Climate Bill

Josh Nelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Josh Nelson

When your position is based on ignoring science to prop up polluting industries -- as is the case for many Republican politicians -- you have little choice but to cite misleading statistics to make your point.

Sen. Tom Coburn's Chief of Staff: ‘All Pornography is Homosexual Pornography'

Washington Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

One of the final events of the Values Voter Summit was a Saturday breakout session on "the new masculinity," a wide-ranging topic that one speaker use...

Jindal 'Values Voter Summit' Appearance Along With Limbaugh, Beck, Hannity

Times Picayune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Gov. Bobby Jindal is among more than two dozen conservatives scheduled to speak at a September "values voter summit" in Washington, the Family Researc...

Pictures: Inside The Right-Wing "Values Voter Summit"

PFAW | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A collection of photos from the Value Voters Summit in Washington D.C., published by People for the American Way....

Contested Vote! Rivals Say Romney Win At "Values" Summit Is Illegitimate

Right Wing Watch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Immediately after Tony Perkins announced the result of the FRC Action straw poll, in which Mitt Romney edged Mike Huckabee by 30 votes out of 5,775 ca...