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Conservative Christians are playing a prominent role in the current battle over judicial nominees. We’ll hear several perspectives on their political clout.
- E.J. Dionne Jr. senior fellow at The Brookings Institution, Washington Post columnist, and author of "Souled Out: Reclaiming Faith and Politics After the Religious Right" and of "Stand Up Fight Back."
- Tony Perkins president, Family Research Council
- Chris Hedges senior fellow, Nation Institute and author of the forthcoming book:"Losing Moses on the Freeway: The Ten Commandments in America"
- Bob Edgar CEO, Common Cause former Congressman, D, 7th District, PA, 1975 - 1987 and former general secretary, National Council of Churches
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