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Trump says thinking about God got him through Mueller probe and ‘witch hunts’

The president told religious leaders that God had been in his thoughts during the Mueller probe.
NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine.

NASA’s administrator lavishly praised an influential Evangelical ministry during its $10,000-a-table fundraiser. Some experts say his speech vio...

NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine spoke at a Capitol Ministries fundraiser in February. Experts say he may have broken federal ethics rules.
A scene in Denmark

Jews and Muslims find a common enemy in defending their religious freedom — a misguided effort to ban circumcision in Denmark

Opinion: The Danish parliament will discuss a proposed ban on circumcision for people under the age of 18. Such a ban would impose on the right to freedom of religion. Jewish and Islamic communities have found themselves on the same side of the issue.
Jeff Sessions.

Trump’s Justice Department reportedly edited its official manual to scrap a section on press freedom and add a section on leaks

The Department of Justice overhauled its policy manual, and edited sections detailing press freedom and leaking confidential information, Buzzfeed News reported on Sunday.

The GOP tax bill would repeal an amendment that prohibits churches from taking political stances

The Johnson Amendment prevents churches and other tax exempt groups from engaging in politics. The new GOP tax bill would alter that.

American clergy are speaking out about the presidential candidates, but they could be breaking the law

Fourteen percent of Americans have heard their preachers speak out in favor of or against a particular candidate.

Georgia is on the verge of approving a bill that could protect the right to discriminate against gays

Critics warn the legislation could lead to costly tourism boycotts and billions of dollars of lost revenue.

A Kentucky county clerk who refuses to issue marriage licenses to gay couples just appealed to the Supreme Court

“If a (same-sex marriage) license is issued with Davis’ name, authorization and approval, no one can unring that bell.”