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Tennessee Republicans Vote to Make the Bible the State’s Official Book

Republicans vote against the Constitution again
182danhenry1
4/08/16 8:47:01 pm
re: #7 Decatur Deb Now come on. Everyone knows them papists ain't Christians,gawd specially they don't even folla dogma. Witch eba that may be in.
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In Tennessee yesterday, the Republican-dominated state Senate passed a bill that would make the Bible the state’s “official book.” Republicans in Tennessee have been trying to do this for more than a year, and their efforts have finally been successful — despite the fact that Tennessee’s own state constitution …

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Ted Cruz Is Suddenly in Favor of Separation of Church and State?

I detect a distinct piscine odor
186Jebediah, RBG
9/21/15 9:16:12 am
re: #176 teleskiguy Well, I've listened to this song a million times, and it doesn't seem to say anywhere that it is New Madrid's fault.
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GOP Candidates Push Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis’s “Religious Freedom” Scam

Republicans claim the “right” to force their beliefs on others
324docproto48
9/03/15 6:58:37 pm
She has every right to her own religious opinion she has no right to impose it on others, that violates freedom of religion as well as separation of church and state
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Mike Huckabee and Ted Cruz Are Openly Advocating for a Theocratic Government

The state of Republican politics
123danhenry1
7/10/15 6:14:09 am
re: #17 Charles Johnson Or, try being a Greeter, at a Big Box like HD, in Lynchburg, VA. Its great but scary..in a good way. 'Have you been saved?', 'god will be bringing his wrath on our country', etc..etc
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Tennessee Republican Wants Bible to Be the State Book

Anti-Constitution Republicans
126Rocky-in-Connecticut
2/11/15 4:56:51 pm
re: #6 Kragar Most people have never read through the entire Bible. However, most telling amongst those that have, a significant percentage of Evangelicals I've known choose to highlight the particular verses or even individual words that they themselves deem ...
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Rick Santorum: Separation of Church and State Is a Communist Idea

Thomas Jefferson, the original commie
367CriticalDragon1177
12/03/14 10:47:08 am
By the way, I wonder how Rick Santorum would explain article 11 of the treaty of Tripoli which was written long before Marx even came up with the idea of communism. The Barbary Treaties 1786-1816 Treaty of Peace and Friendship, ...
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Louisiana Republicans Getting Set to Make the Bible the Official State Book

Establishment Clause ring a bell?
116Mich-again
4/18/14 8:06:40 am
Politicians who take an oath of office to uphold the Constitution and then promote legislation that is clearly Unconstitutional are violating their oath of office and should be removed from office.
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GOP Rebranding Watch: NC Republicans Sponsor Bill to Declare Christianity the State Religion

Pitiful
317Areopagitica
4/04/13 8:39:54 pm
The GOP does realize that it was founded by a fairly progressive tall bearded guy by the name of Abraham Lincoln, no? This country needs job growth and better economic policy and all these morons at the state and federal ...
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Louisiana GOP Bigot Changes Mind on School Vouchers Because Muslims

Theocratic idiocy in Lousiana
338Reality Based Steve
7/07/12 6:05:21 am
I've sent her a very polite email via her website expressing my concerns, and asking if she is also against funds going to a Jewish school (of which there are 3 in LA). I don't expect a reply, but if ...
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Rick Santorum Doubles Down: JFK Really Does Make Him Want to Barf - Update: Or Maybe Just Gag a Little

Religious insanity takes over the GOP
136CuriousLurker
2/28/12 7:55:26 pm
re: #75 celticdragon I don't know if you're subscribed to this thread and will see tis, but I'm really sorry to hear about your parents' decision. Sometimes we pay a really high price for being true to ourselves, but I ...
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Santorum: JFK’s Speech on Separation of Church and State Makes Me Want to Puke

Presidential
249Areopagitica
2/26/12 9:07:56 pm
I don't understand how people like him can claim to be a strict constitutionalist? Ricky is basically saying that the Federalists Papers, Jefferson, Franklin, Locke and lets throw in Joseph Priestly, and Roger Williams to boot, folks who directly and ...
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Romney Blasts Secularism, Endorses Mixing Church and State

Wearing God on his sleeve
662CriticalDragon1177
12/18/11 8:18:06 pm
Charles Johnson, Personally I don't like Obama, but its beginning to look more and more like I can't really throw my full support behind any of the Republican Nominees either. I'm a major supporter of the separation of church and ...
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