John Danforth: Religion, Politics, and the Heart of America

This week (December 16) former Missouri senator John Danforth (R), an ordained Episcopal priest and author of a book titled “Faith and Politics,” announced the creation of a new academic center at Washington University in St. Louis that will focus on the intersection of religion and politics. Watch excerpts from Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly correspondent Kim Lawton’s 2006 interview with Danforth on religion and American politics.