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Indiana Gov. Mike Pence speaks during the Republican Jewish Coalition Spring Leadership Meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada

Mike Pence: The Magic Christian

Mike Pence is the perfect pick for secular sybarite Donald Trump, who bungles biblical references and changes out wives like polo players change out mounts — yet somehow has won the hearts and souls of 80 percent of the evangelical Christian electorate. Mike Pence locks up that other 20 percent.

July 19, 2016

Can Rick Perry’s Lone Star Conservatism Go National?

The question is a legitimate one. The incumbent Texas governor is someone who has teased at the need for his state to secede from the Union, trashed Social Security, and hewed to a far-right evangelical Christianity that is less subtle than George W. Bush’s wink-and-nod act, where he would regularly sneak dog-whistle references to the […]

June 14, 2011