Evangelicals and Romney

As an American, a Republican, and a fiscal and social conservative — and though I have endorsed no Republican candidate — there is one thing that would disturb me greatly if Mitt Romney were not the Republican nominee: if Romney’s Mormon faith were a factor in his defeat.

Many evangelical leaders have said that if Romney is the Republican presidential candidate, they will vote for him in the general election. What is implied, and sometimes explicitly stated, is that his Mormonism prevents them from voting for him in the primaries.

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