Why Conservative Christians Should Vote for McCain

Posted by Katherine | Thursday, July 24th, 2008

[rev_bri / Flickr] A lot of conservative Christians -- who voted reliably for Bush in the last two elections -- seem to be alienated and disappointed by McCain as their Republican option. Some, though, argue pragmatically that it's in their long-term interest to support him. Kara is a Christian who is "determined ...

What Will Evangelical Christian Voters Do?

Posted by Ann | Thursday, July 17th, 2008

[stuckincustoms / Flickr] [Ann Raber is a BallotVox co-curator.] Evangelicals just might be the known-unknowns of this election. How will these traditionally Republican voters cast their ballots in November? It's always been assumed that their beliefs on hot-button issues like homosexual marriage and abortion dictate their votes. This year things might ...

SCOTUS on Guns and Gitmo

Posted by Katherine | Tuesday, July 1st, 2008

[taberandrew / Flickr] The Supreme Court's 2007-2008 term just ended with two decisions that are resonating on the campaign trail. Number one: in a Second Amendment case, the Court struck down DC's handgun ban. Number two: the Court confirmed the habeus corpus rights of Guantanamo prisoners; they can challenge their ...