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The Democrats look like me to be whoring for votes, when they make those appeals.

The church should stay OUT of politics. Plain and simple, that's what the founding fathers desired.

Otherwise, they can be in a position to influence policy, too much. The religious right in the USA is a terrible example.

Who needs theocracy? Look at Saudi Arabia, Iran, and places like that. A horror
It is whoring for votes but I think of it more like going for a Union endorsement or something like that. The primary difference between the Religious Right and Religious Left is that the churches, and their parishioners on the Left have a strong tendency to NOT try and push for law that denies rights for people or that wants to curtail rights. The most that usually comes from this group is demands for EQUALITY for everyone, not just the “right” people [pun intended].

But big picture I prefer all church PAC out of politics.

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Leading U.S. Democrats try to woo religious voters

Sen. Clinton said her faith had pulled her through the fallout surrounding her husband's infidelity while he was president;
Right........I look at Hillary like Dennis Miller does, Miller says in her book she wrote that she had no idea ole Billy was fucking around on her behind her back. Miller says if she could not pick up that red flag coming from a mile a way then she is not someone he wants to be the POTUS. Makes sense......
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Speaking of leftist Christians, some of my best friends are Episcopalian.
Ahhh...nothing like a refreshing 'Catholic Lite"!

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