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04/02/2008
Jim Wallis and the Family Research Council's Tony Perkins talk about evangelical attitudes in the election on CNN’s Situation Room.
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03/18/2008
Jim Wallis discusses Obama's race speech on Anderson Cooper 360.
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03/18/2008
Jim Wallis discusses Barack Obama's historic speech on race with Larry Elder and Wolf Blizter on The Situation Room.
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02/26/2008
Jim Wallis comments on the Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life survey released 2/25/08, focusing on the growing evangelical movement.
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05/15/2007
Jim Wallis announces the June 4, 2007 candidates forum on faith, values, and poverty on The Larry King Live show on CNN. The forum hosted Clinton, Edwards, and Obama and was broadcast on CNN.
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12/13/2006
Jim Wallis speaks on the new moral center of American politics and how people of faith are uniting around the crisis of poverty.
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06/29/2006
Appearing before a religious conference earlier this week, Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-New York) told the audience that as a child attending Sunday school she would baby-sit the children of migrant workers so that their older siblings could join their parents at work. "I was fortunate that at an early age, through my church, I was given the opportunity to expand my horizons," Clinton told the 600 adults and teenagers attending the Sojourners "Covenant for a New America" conference.
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06/28/2006
Inside this Washington, D.C., church, a revival of sorts is underway. A rebirth of religion in the Democratic Party. Leading the reawakening is Barack Obama, the superstar senator from Illinois, worried that the Democrats have so avoided religion for so long that many Americans view them as a party of secular snobs.
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10/19/2004
There is this magazine called "Sojourners" magazine.... They say, "We believe that claims of divine appointment for the president, uncritical affirmation of his policies, and assertions that all Christians must vote for his reelection constitute bad theology and dangerous religion."
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12/19/2002
Canadian thieves calling themselves Grinch Enterprises kidnapped a Santa Claus figure off an Ontario family's front lawn and are holding the jolly icon for ransom, the owner said Wednesday. The group wants the owners to collect canned goods for a food bank in return for getting their plywood Santa back before Christmas Day.