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A Closer Look (God and Politics) #193779

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 10, 2000
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) The growing trend in politics in which politicians talk about God introduced.

(Washington: Erin Hayes) The mix of politics and religion examined; examples cited. [In '80, Ronald REAGAN - calls for silent prayer.] [In 2000, candidates Joseph LIEBERMAN, Texas Governor GEORGE W. BUSH, Vice President Al GORE - mention God.] [Akron University professor John GREEN, Georgetown University James REICHLEY, Furman University professor James GUTH - talk about politicians and faith.]

Gibson, Charles;
Hayes, Erin

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