According to a new Public Policy Polling survey, Republican voters in Alabama and Mississippi remain deeply skeptical of President Obama’s Christian faith.
In Mississippi, only 12 percent of GOP voters believe that Obama is a Christian, compared to 52 percent who believe that he is a Muslim and 36 percent who aren’t sure. In Alabama, 14 percent believe that Obama is a Christian, compared to 45 percent who believe that he’s a Muslim and 41 percent who aren’t sure.
Newt Gingrich holds a commanding 39 to 28 percent lead over Mitt Romney among Mississippi voters who believe that Obama is a Muslim, while Gingrich, Romney, and Rick Santorum are all tied at 31 percent among such voters in Alabama.
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