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Democrats Drop God and Jerusalem from Party Platform

escrick Wrote: Sep 05, 2012 3:42 PM
A bit silly--who knows what God has planned--I happen to think there could be some big surprises. Jesus certainly surprised the religious hypocrites of His day.

Fresh off comments made by top Democrats like DNC Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz last week during the Republican National Convention in Florida that the Republican Party platform is "extreme," Democrats have dropped the acknowledgement of Jerusalem being the capitol of Israel and any reference to God from their party platform.

POLITICO breaks down the difference between the 2008 platform language and the 2012 platform language. 

2008: Jerusalem is and will remain the capital of Israel. The parties have agreed that Jerusalem is a matter for final status negotiations. It should remain an undivided city accessible to...