March 14, 2012

WednesdayâÂ?Â?s Religion News Roundup: Bible Belts Romney, Roy Moore is back, Tony Blair on gay marriage

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The Bible Belt walloped Mitt Romney, who finished third in the Alabama and Mississippi primaries. Rick Santorum won again, thanks largely to evangelicals and moral conservatives, and Newt Gingrich is a zombie candidate but doesn’t seem to know it. Alabama breakdown here, and Mississippi here. Tweet of the Night: “Catholic Republican wins the Cotton South. […]

  • Paulus26

    So conventional wisdom says it’s a two-man race, and religion – specifically the Religious Right – is playing a bigger role than many expected.

    Dave finally get’s it ! Evangelical Conservative Christians are not going to support Romney. It has been a factual result of all the primaries if one adds the votes of both Gingrich and Santorum.