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God and Jerusalem

Ev39 Wrote: Sep 15, 2012 8:19 AM
why should anyone expect more at a convention where another doggone kennedy who says she's catholic promotes abortion....we are facing the down the rabbit hole of America if any of those communists get reelected.

Who would have thought that God and Jerusalem would become controversial issues at this year's Democratic National Convention?

Previous Democratic Party platforms had mentioned God and referred to Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. After both were initially missing from this year's platform, someone apparently realized that this was likely to raise questions about Democrats that they could ill afford to have raised in an election year.

So the convention faced a vote on whether to restore God and Jerusalem to their party's platform. Rather than risk a roll-call vote from the delegates, the chair called for a voice...