Yesterday, Tom Minnery and Stuart Shepard of Focus on the Family’s CitizenLink were discussing the need for conservative Christians to vote in the upcoming election, with Minnery saying that it was important so that Republicans can control both the House and the Senate and then pass right-wing legislation that President Obama will then veto, which will help the Republicans in the 2016 presidential election.
“It’s always important to highlight the difference between conservatives and liberals,” Minnery said. “The issue of marriage, the issue of sanctity of human life, the issue of religious liberty more and more, are issues that highlight the differences.”
If Republicans take control of Congress, Minnery hopes that they will then pass various pieces of anti-abortion legislation that Obama will inevitably veto, which will help Republican candidates who will be running for president in the next election.
“Highlighting it during these next two years will be a good thing,” Minnery said, as Shepard reminded viewers that “it’s always important to keep an eye on the long term, on the big picture … because it’s the long term movement we’re looking for”: