Perry Drops Out of GOP Race, Backs Gingrich

Texas Gov. Rick Perry announced Thursday he was suspending his presidential campaign and endorsing former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich. The announcement came more than two weeks after Perry finished a distant fifth place in the Iowa caucuses and months after he...

Support Candidates Who Embody Our Best Values

As the Republican candidates for president crisscross South Carolina, spewing venom at each other and producing lots of heat but no light, I have to ponder what I want for our country. I want everyone to have adequate food and a safe place to sleep. I want everyone to...

Survey Finds Deep Challenges for Romney

WASHINGTON (RNS) More than four in 10 American voters say they are uncomfortable with the idea of a Mormon in the White House, a reflection of the steep challenge facing Mitt Romney in the GOP primary. According to a survey released Tuesday (Nov. 8) by the Public...

Southern Baptist Official Calls Obama “a Playboy”

The top Southern Baptist public policy official used debunked and exaggerated claims to criticize President Barack Obama for supposedly “living like a playboy.” Richard Land, head of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics and Religious Liberty...