Sarah Posner is a Reporting Fellow with the Investigative Fund and expert on the intersection of religion and politics. Her extensive reporting and analysis on the religious right in Republican politics has appeared in The Nation, The New York Times, The Washington Post, The American Prospect, Rolling Stone, The New Republic, Mother Jones, Talking Points Memo, and many other publications.
At the Iowa straw poll, Michele Bachmann—and Ron Paul—offered up the tough talk on the deficit, and on religion, that voters wanted.
For Iowa voters, Bachmann's Christian rhetoric, combined with staunch opposition to raising the debt ceiling, sealed the deal.
Rep. Peter King’s witnesses tried to paint Muslims as untrustworthy citizens, but other speakers, including LA Sherriff Lee Baca, attested to broad cooperation with law enforcement.
According to Jasser, the Muslim Brotherhood’s mission is to upend the Constitution and impose Sharia law and Islamic “political collectivism” in America.
Tea Party Activists, the state GOP and Americans for Prosperity are mounting a full-scale assault against unsubstantiated 'voter fraud.'