A holy war on the Tea Party
It is a common argument among secular liberals that the application of any religiously informed moral reasoning in politics is a kind of soft theocracy. Dominionism is merely its local extension. (Michael Gerson, Washington Post)
Articles of Faith: Did Austerity Politics Kill Compassionate Conservatism?
But is compassionate conservatism dead, or just mostly dead? (Amy Sullivan, Time)
Michele Bachmann’s husband shares her strong conservative values
Marcus and Michele Bachman have a bond born of a mutual religious awakening in high school and college, a deep faith in an especially conservative form of Lutheranism, and a common abhorrence of homosexuality. (The Washington Post)