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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.

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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...