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5 Things to Watch as the 2016 Campaign Gets Underway
Originally Posted: 04/14/2015 - 2:59pm | Type: Blog

As presidential candidacies multiply and campaigning accelerates, we can expect much tawdriness to occur. These are difficult times in American democracy. Money will pour into negative campaigning and ideological posturing. Lies will become the norm. ...

PACs Gone Wild
Originally Posted: 01/07/2014 - 11:59am | Type: Magazine Article

Nick Penniman Big Money's corrupting influence on the elections is way out of hand. Here's how to fix it. ...

The Prerequisite of the Common Good
Originally Posted: 03/24/2013 - 6:14pm | Type: Blog

The results of the presidential election showed how dramatically a very diverse America is changing; people are longing for a vision of the common good that includes everyone. As one commentator put it “the de ...

Campaigns’ Faith Outreach Centers on Economy
Originally Posted: 10/08/2012 - 2:29pm | Type: Blog

With voters focused intently on pocketbook issues, both Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama are framing their faith-outreach efforts around the economy as the presidential campaign enters its final weeks. ...