Figuring Faith: Mitt Romney


Posted at 07:54 AM ET, 12/03/2012

After divisive election, voters support balanced approach to budget crisis

In the shadow of the “fiscal cliff,” there are some indications officials are listening, says a pollster.

By Robert P. Jones  |  07:54 AM ET, 12/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:48 AM ET, 08/27/2012

Romney’s high-wire act on religion at the Republican convention

The presumptive GOP nominee can’t delve too deeply into Mormon theology or refuse to address it.

By Robert P. Jones  |  09:48 AM ET, 08/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:39 PM ET, 08/20/2012

Ryan’s budget approach challenges bishops, at odds with Catholics

Prior to the Ryan pick, the Romney campaign enjoyed a largely supportive relationship with the Catholic bishops.

By Robert P. Jones  |  01:39 PM ET, 08/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mitt Romney, Paul Ryan, Catholic bishops, Figuring Faith