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Are Americans Biased Against Mormon Presidential Candidates?

Anthony120 Wrote: Jun 23, 2012 9:06 AM
I absolutely DO NOT want a Mormon for president, The only thing worse than a Mormon is a Democrat.
Dbeaux30 Wrote: Jun 23, 2012 9:14 AM
So, are you part of the bigoted 1% of conservatives?
Charles SWVA Wrote: Jun 23, 2012 9:10 AM
If you want something to compare to a Democrat use Liberal, Progressive, Fascist, Socialist or Communist. The you will be on track.

The answer seems to be yes, unfortunately, but the results are somewhat encouraging.


Eighteen percent of Americans say they would not vote for a well-qualified presidential candidate who happens to be a Mormon, virtually the same as the 17% who held this attitude in 1967...

The exact percentage of Americans who resist the idea of voting for a Mormon has varied slightly over the eight times Gallup has asked the question, typically when a Mormon was running for president, including George Romney (1968 campaign), Orrin Hatch (2000 campaign), and Mitt Romney...