evangelical vote

Gallup: New Hampshire Now Least Religious State in U.S.

New Hampshire is now the least religious state in the United States, edging out Vermont, according to a new Gallup survey, while Mississippi retains its spot as the nation’s most religious state.


Exclusive – Ted Cruz Praises Father’s Evangelical Outreach

While Rafael Cruz’s outreach to the evangelical community may not be a “secret weapon,” his solid reputation and enthusiastic support for his son’s presidential campaign is a significant asset that none of the other GOP presidential contenders can match, especially here in Iowa where evangelical voters are so important in the GOP caucuses.

Ted Cruz at Iowa state fair August 21, 2015.

Dean: ‘Jesus Was Probably To the Left of the Democratic Party’

Former Vermont Governor and DNC Chairman Howard Dean argued that “Jesus was probably to the left of the Democratic Party” on Thursday’s “Morning Joe” on MSNBC. Dean introduced polling he had conducted while he was DNC Chairman with, “I was


Politico: Cruz Path to Victory Unites Tea Party, Christian Right

Ted Cruz’s aggressive pursuit of the evangelical vote began with a deliberate choice of venue for his presidential announcement two weeks ago: Liberty University, which bills itself as the largest Christian university in the world.

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Todd: If Cruz Can Win Evangelical Vote, He Has a Shot

NBC’s “Meet the Press” moderator Chuck Todd discussed how Ted Cruz could have a shot at the nomination by riding the evangelical vote to victory in a YouTube video released Friday. Todd pointed out that in the past candidates can