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2/12/16 @ 2:00pm
At the Tallahassee, Florida, stop of his 50-state “Decision America” tour last month, evangelist Franklin Graham declared that such prayer gatherings may soon become illegal if conservative Christians don’t defeat “secularism” in the next election. Declaring that... MORE
2/12/16 @ 1:00pm
In an interview last week with conservative activist Michael Quinn Sullivan, Sen. Ted Cruz discussed the importance of the next president’s Supreme Court nominees, claiming that the U.S. is “one justice away from the Supreme Court striking down the Second Amendment.” Cruz criticiz... MORE
2/12/16 @ 12:20pm
Last night, Glenn Beck appeared with Ted Cruz at a campaign rally held at Rick Joyner's MorningStar Fellowship Church in South Carolina, where the conspiracy theorist radio host spent a good half hour weeping and shouting as he called upon Christians to rally behind the candidate that God is rai... MORE
2/12/16 @ 12:00pm
Earlier today on “Breitbart News Daily,” Stephen K. Bannon asked Ben Carson what he thought of the “unseemly” and “shameful” attempts by Democratic presidential candidates to make direct appeals to black voters by doing things like meeting with Al Sharpton, someth... MORE
2/12/16 @ 11:37am
Franklin Graham is visiting every state in the country this year as part of his “Decision America” tour, in which he is offering technically nonpartisan encouragement to his followers to “live out their faith” in the upcoming elections. At a stop in Atlanta this week, Graha... MORE
2/12/16 @ 11:20am
On Wednesday’s edition of “Trunews,” Rick Wiles and his co-hosts discussed Pope Francis’ upcoming visit to Mexico. Instead of visiting the U.S.-Mexico border, they said, Francis should spend time condemning Santa Muerte, “the Mexican folk saint of death.” Wiles sa... MORE
2/11/16 @ 5:33pm
Timothy Johnson @ Media Matters: Even Far-Right Gun Groups Are Condemning NRA's Ted Nugent For Anti-Semitic Facebook Post. Devin Burghart @ IREHR: Oregon Standoff Fuels Growth of the Three Percenters. SPLC: 'Religious Liberty' and the Anti-LGBT Right. Brantley Ha... MORE
2/11/16 @ 5:31pm
Ben Carson says he is staying in the presidential race because he has millions of supporters who are begging him not to quit. Speaking of Carson, he too will be campaigning at Rick Joyner's church in South Carolina. Janet Porter is not happy about an ad featuring gay couples: "Pe... MORE
2/11/16 @ 5:05pm
On his radio program yesterday, after predicting that Sen. Bernie Sanders will turn into a violent dictator if elected president, right-wing radio host Michael Savage blasted the Vermont independent’s wife, Jane O'Meara Sanders, for “looking like Stalin’s housekeeper,” un... MORE
2/11/16 @ 4:02pm
On his radio program today, Bryan Fischer made a passing remark asserting that God has limited the human lifespan to 70 or 80 years, as stipulated in Psalm 90, only to get some pushback from listeners who pointed out that figures in the Old Testament, such as Methuselah, routinely lived for hundreds... MORE
2/11/16 @ 2:51pm
Ted Cruz’s presidential campaign announced the support of yet another far-right figure today, issuing a press release touting the endorsement of Lt. General Jerry Boykin, the executive vice president of the Family Research Council. Boykin first gained notoriety when he was publicly rebuked by... MORE