On October 30, 2008 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School and Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly co-hosted a panel discussion on “God and Country: A New Role for Faith in Presidential Politics?” Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly managing editor Kim Lawton was joined by Julian Zelizer, professor of history and public affairs at Princeton’s Woodrow Wilson School, and Burns Strider, who directed religious outreach for Senator Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign, to discuss religion in the 2008 campaign and the future role of faith in American politics.
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