ROMNEY: “I’m sorry, we’re just not going to have a discussion about religion in my view. But if you have a question, I’ll be happy to answer your question.”
BRET HATCH: “If you become president, do you believe it’s a sin for a white man to marry and procreate with a black?”
ROMNEY: “No. Next question. [...] This gentleman wanted to talk about the doctrines of my religion. I’ll talk about the practices of my faith.”
Mitt Romney, facing questions on the campaign trail about Mormon scriptures on race and Mormon doctrines and practices.
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