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Are Americans Biased Against Mormon Presidential Candidates?

Ron3260 Wrote: Jun 23, 2012 2:31 PM
Alive...would you explain to me why Obama is clearly not a Christian? I don't know enough about his beliefs to tell one way or the other.

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...