Obama Reaches Out to the Faithful


NY Times: Obama camp plans to add a full-time evangelical-focused staffer, is rolling out effort over the summer to organize a thousand house parties built around curriculum on faith and politics.

“With the broadening of the evangelical agenda to include issues like poverty, global warming and AIDS, Mr. Obama’s advisers hope to peel off more moderate evangelical voters.”

Plus: Brody File reports on the new program — called the “Joshua Generation Project” based on the biblical story of leading the Israelites to the Promised Land– to attract young Evangelicals, Catholics.

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