Mormonism, back in the spotlight

August 30, 2012

The Fix explores: 

As we noted late Wednesday, Mormonism has really fallen off the radar of most Americans, despite Romney’s nomination for president.

That’s about to change.

Paul Ryan and Mike Huckabee addressed Romney’s religion in their speeches Wednesday night, urging evangelicals to vote for Christian values rather than for the one man in the race — Obama — who is an evangelical. And Thursday, Mormonism is expected to be a significant part of Romney’s speech and the night’s overall message.

Sean Sullivan has covered national politics for The Washington Post since 2012.
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