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Gingrich Wants A Government That Respects ‘Our Religion,’ Not ‘Every Other Religion’

By Alex Seitz-Wald on January 30, 2012 at 6:20 pm

"Gingrich Wants A Government That Respects ‘Our Religion,’ Not ‘Every Other Religion’"

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As TP’s Igor Volsky pointed out today, Newt Gingrich has been accusing President Obama of perpetrating a “war on religion,” saying the president has made it more difficult for people of faith to practice their beliefs. But at a campaign stop in Florida this afternoon, Gingrich made that not all religions are created equally:

GINGRICH: Now, I think we need to have a government that respects our religions. I’m a little bit tired about respecting every religion on the planet. I’d like them to respect our religion.

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