Opinion

scot lehigh

In Iowa, looking for God’s endorsement

One thing that’s unusual from an East Coast perspective is the overt religiosity of Republican politics in Iowa. Caucus time here frequently finds the candidates vying for the role of most ardent defender of religious values — and Christian values voters trying to glean clues about which aspirant God prefers.

No one has been more aggressive — and divinely presumptuous — in his appeal to religious voters than Texas Governor Rick Perry.

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