Anti-Mormon

Back in the old days, political activity hostile to a religion--Catholicism mostly--took place in the darker corners of the public square, under names that said as much, like Know-Nothingism and ...

Christians in Iowa

The final Des Moines Register poll puts Huckabee up over Romney 32 percent to 26 percent. Given that the Republican caucuses (unlike the Democratic ones) function simply like a primary--you ...

Huck Shakes Up GOP

This weekend's NYT has worthwhile piece by David Kirkpatrick. Kirkpatrick explains how the rise of Huckabee might be signaling a change in the traditional anatomy of the GOP. "Now his ...

Coalapse

The New York Times' estimable David Kirkpatrick has a good piece in today's Week in Review on Huckabee and the putative collapse of the Reagan coalition of social conservatives, economic ...

Non-Echo

And for the "outside the Beltway" view, here's Rod Dreher. I do think he may underestimate the GOP's problem. It will be a lot harder for the GOP to offload ...

Gospel's Own Party

Harold Meyerson's piece today echoes earlier sentiments from Charles Krauthammer. Both men are concerned about the role religion is playing in today's Republican party. Meyerson: "We've seen this kind of ...

Grassroots Conservatives

The conservative website Grassfire.org is touting its latest survey of "grassroots conservatives," and what it shows is that this group--how defined I don't know--likes Huckabee a lot. No surprise there. ...

Video: Huckabee Mega-Church Rally

If you want to see what is driving Huck's success among evangelicals, watch this video of a Texas mega church pastor telling his congregation to support Mike. Fast forward to ...

This Ain't Your Grandfather's GOP

This piece seems to echo what Mark was saying about a seperation between Republican pundits and Republican people. John Heilemann of the New Yorker explores why Romney has faced such ...

Romney Reactions

It seems that reactions to Mitt Romney's speech seem to fall into three categories. The first is positive. It comes from inside the beltway or Mormon circles; the speech was ...

The Speech

Mitt Romney delivered his "Faith in America" speech at 10:30 this morning. Here is the video Add to Favorite Articles

Huckabee Surge

I agree with David Brody assessment that Huckabee hit the Bible question out of the park. Money quote: The part of Huckabee's answer that probably resonated with Evangelicals is when ...