Tuesday, July 21, 2009

President Obama Angers Dems: He Supports President Bush's Faith-Based Programs

Rev. Barry Lynn, executive director of Americans United for Separation of Church and State, criticized Obama's proposed expansion of a program he said has undermined civil rights and civil liberties.President Obama gave a speech promoting faith-based initiatives recently that upset both sides of the debate over whether and how to blend government funding and religious institutions. The strict separation of church and state types expressed dismay that the President promised a continuation of what they see as undue church an state partnerships.

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