Faucheux: ‘Born-again Christians will vote for a Mormon’

“In this election, as was the case four years ago, 26 percent of the electorate called themselves born-again Christians. Four … Continued

“In this election, as was the case four years ago, 26 percent of the electorate called themselves born-again Christians. Four years ago, John McCain thumped Barack Obama by a 50-point margin among this constituency. This year, Mormon Mitt Romney beat Obama by an even wider 57 points. So, yes, born-again Christians will vote for a Mormon, and they will do so in heavy numbers in the right situation.”

Ron Faucheux, president of Clarus Research Group, on statistical analysis of born-again Christians in the presidential election.

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Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney arrives to his election night rally on Nov. 7, 2012.

  • maryland4541

    I’m really befuddled as to how followers of Jesus Crist can support a candidate who is so negative about non-white people and the poor. Seriously, folks, Jesus was inclusive. Romney was one of the most divisive and race-baiting US presidential candidates in the last 50 years.

  • bytebear

    Do you have anything, anything at all to substantiate this claim?