Mitt Romney's faith under the far-left microscope
Talking Points 8/23
- Duration 2:08
- Date Aug 23, 2012
Talking Points 8/23
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Hi everyone I'm -- -- in for Bill O'Reilly thanks for watching us tonight.
Mitt Romney's faith under the far left microscope that is -- subject of this evening's talking points memo.
For the past three nights I've discussed the pervasive media bias that help President Obama win in 2008.
And that may help them win reelection again this November.
This -- Republicans prepare to formally introduce their presidential nominee Mitt Romney to a national audience.
Obama's biggest supporters have jumped in to counter the masses.
One major TV network is hyping an hour long special about mormons.
It it -- examine -- theology of the LDS church and the views of its members and some of its former members.
Another news network ran its own groundbreaking report about Romney's religion this week.
And raise the question of whether he might take orders from the president of the Mormon Church.
This latter day feeding frenzy stands in stark contrast to the media's hands off approach to that Jeremiah Wright story for years ago.
Most reporters at the time consider the inflammatory.
Anti American comments made by Obama's pastor of twenty years to -- relevant.
-- -- It was considered unseemly to -- into a candidate's personal religious beliefs.
So why sudden interest in prying into a candidate's -- now.
Ed Klein the author of a recent book about President Obama way to end.
This talk in the Obama campaign to start a what they call it educational.
In the evangelical community.
About what Mormon -- we live in order to suppress that evangelical vote.
-- annoyed as I -- I thought Democrats were trying to stop voter suppression this election.
Or is it just a problem when the voters are Democrats.
No matter the source any attempt to explicitly or implicitly stoked the flames of religious bigotry in this election should be fiercely denounced.