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Inaugaration 2013

January 21, 2013

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So it officially begins – Obama’s second term.  I watched the coverage with my favorite news team of PBS NewsHour.  One of the women interviewed commented (and I’m paraphrasing her) about how the reelection of President Obama was so special because it proved that his election in 2008, as the first African American president, was […]

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Happy New Year…

January 2, 2013

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Fireworks

Post by Joseph M – All across America, people celebrated the end of 2012, the beginning of 2013, the love of friends and family, and the continuation of our world despite some presumably dire predictions by an ancient people; all the while, Americans with incomes between $250,000 – $450,000 popped their corks for a completely […]

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On Faith and Politics at the DNC

September 10, 2012

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Post by Rob T. For those of you who are unaware, Mormons for Obama, LDS Dems, and the Scott Howell for Senate campaign all had a presence at the DNC. We had a fantastic gathering Tuesday afternoon, where we got to hear from Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid. (Crystal Young-Otterstrom, chair of LDS Dems, introduced […]

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Why I’m a Mormon and Support President Obama, Part 1/6: The Long View

September 9, 2012

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Romney

Post by Randy Astle – PART ONE: THE LONG VIEW I casually started watching Mitt Romney’s career over a decade before I ever heard of anyone named Barack Obama. My oldest brother was his son Tagg’s roommate at BYU, then a trip to Boston to work on his ‘94 Senate campaign connected him with his […]

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A Gathering of Saints: Mormon Democrats in NC

August 20, 2012

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If you are a member of our Mormons for Obama Facebook group, you know this already: Mormon Democrats are gathering for an event coinciding with the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, and Harry Reid is to be their keynote speaker.  (He promises to speculate on Romney’s taxes only twice in his address!)  The Salt Lake […]

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Talking with His Mouth Full

August 17, 2012

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Harry Reid's boyhood home in Searchlight

Post by Joseph  M – I am so happy that all this back and forth between the two Mormon political super-celebs (Mitt Romney and Harry Reid) officially ended today when Romney finally announced that after thumbing through his old tax forms, he discovered that he’d “never paid less than 13%” during the past ten years.  He went on to […]

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The Gleam in Thine Own Eye

June 17, 2012

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Lighthouse at Dawn

Post by Joseph M- I was talking to a friend a few months back, before Romney had the Republican nomination locked up, and he relayed a thought he’d had while listening to Romney harshly criticize President Obama during a campaign stop.  He thought to himself, “I hope President Obama doesn’t think that all us Mormons are like […]

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