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Religion and Politics in US History Religion and Politics in US History
Religion has long been a staple of American politics. At the national level presidents and candidates for the highest office have continually evoked religious themes,...

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Bill Clinton on Religious Freedom at Announcement of Guidelines on Religious Exercise and Religious Expression in the Federal Workplace

August 14, 1997
My great hope is that we can enter this new century and this new millennium as the most successful multiracial, multiethnic, multireligious democracy the world has ever known. We will get there through efforts like this, men, women from all walks of life coming together to respect and celebrate our differences while uniting around the ideals that bind us together, more importantly, as one America. Religious freedom is at the heart of what it means to be an American and at the heart of our journey to become truly one America. Let us pledge always to honor it and, today, to make these guidelines the source of harmony and strength as we guarantee to all of our people our precious liberty.
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William "Bill" Jefferson Clinton served as the forty-second president of the United States from 1993 to 2001 after twelve years as governor of his native Arkansas. Domestically, his presidency was marked by steady economic growth and fundamental...