Politics and Religion in Campaigns

The Poynter Institute for Media Studies held a forum, “Politics and Religion: Getting It Right in 2012,” on the role in… read more

The Poynter Institute for Media Studies held a forum, “Politics and Religion: Getting It Right in 2012,” on the role in religion in election politics. The program began with a presentation of voter poll results on topics such as atheism, Mormonism, and extra-marital affairs. Panelists talked about the role religious issues might play in the 2012 presidential election. After the discussion they answered questions from audience members. In the second discussion panelists discussed voter biases toward evangelical Christians and Mormons. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Rick Edmonds Analyst Poynter Institute for Media Studies->Media Business
  • John C. Green Senior Fellow Pew Research Forum on Religion and Public Life->Religion and American Politics
  • Jesse Holcomb Research Associate Pew Research Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism
  • Kelly McBride Senior Faculty Poynter Institute for Media Studies->Ethics, Reporting and Writing
  • Amy S. Mitchell Deputy Director Pew Research Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism
  • Michael R. Otterson Managing Director Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints->Public Affairs
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Politics and Religion in Campaigns

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Program ID:
303090-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Forum
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 10, 2012

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  • Jan 10, 2012 | 5:10am EST | C-SPAN 3
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