More than 30,000 Americans die each year from gun violence, yet gun control has not emerged as a significant agenda item for faith-based organizations seeking to affect public policy.
Read a Jan. 5, 2012, article from The Washington Post about Rick Santorum’s controversial comments on polygamy on the 2012 campaign trail.
The Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life provides a resource page on religion and politics. It includes links to relevant surveys and news items.
Read an April 16, 2013, article from NBC News about how the Tea Party is faring four years after its founding.
Read a Dec. 18, 2012, article from CNN about how, over time, the tea party lost its appeal and ultimately became a detriment to the Republican Party.
Read a Nov. 7, 2012, article from the Huffington Post about how the Tea Party fared in the 2012 election.
Read a June 27, 2012, article from ABC News about how the Tea Party fared as the 2012 elections went on.
Read a Feb. 17, 2012, CBS News story in which Rick Santorum discusses his views on birth control.
Read a Feb. 17, 2012, post on CNN’s Political Ticker blog about former GOP presidential hopeful Rick Santorum seeking to distinguish between his personal views and his public policy positions on birth control.