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Mike Huckabee's Anti-Catholic Problem

Deal W. Hudson
January 2, 2008

Gov. Mike Huckabee will be a major player in the run for the GOP presidential nomination regardless of whether he finishes first or second in the Iowa Caucus. 719 more words

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Why Barack Obama Will Not Win the Catholic Vote

Deal W. Hudson
January 7, 2008

To win the White House in 2008, the Democrats have to win back the Catholic voters they lost to the GOP in 2000 and 2004. 699 more words

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Catholic Left Beats McCain with Hagee Stick

Deal W. Hudson
March 13, 2008

The moment Bill Donohue demanded that Senator John McCain repudiate the anti-Catholicism of Rev. John Hagee, the Democrats began rubbing their hands in anticipation. 777 more words

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A Memo to the Obama Campaign

Deal W. Hudson
March 27, 2008

I am writing this unsolicited memo to help the Obama campaign understand the Catholic vote. It has been the practice of Democratic presidential candidates, including former Vice President Al Gore and Sen. 818 more words

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Who Are Obama's Catholic Supporters?

Deal W. Hudson
April 15, 2008

Last Friday, the presidential campaign of Sen. Barack Obama released the names on itsĀ Catholic National Advisory Council. The list contains three governors, six senators, and 16 House members, for a total of 25 elected officials. 939 more words

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Are Religious Conservatives and the GOP Heading for Divorce?

Deal W. Hudson
May 27, 2008

On May 22, 2008, a new era began in the history of what is called the Religious Right. Republican presidential candidate Sen. 1,079 more words

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John McCain Meets With Catholic Leaders in Philadelphia

Deal W. Hudson
June 12, 2008

Sen. John McCain reached out to Catholic voters yesterday in Philadelphia at a gathering of Catholic lay leaders and clergy. 789 more words

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