Blog Archives for August 2013

Ban on “Pulpit Politicking” Protects Taxpayers, Religious Believers

Democratic Discourse with Michael De Dora
August 14, 2013

Religious leaders today released a new report that calls for an end to the ban on tax-exempt organizations, such as houses of worship and nonprofit groups, engaging in partisan political activities. But, despite what its opponents claim, the ban is based on sound reasoning.


Why the Obama Administration is Wrong About Legislative Prayer

Democratic Discourse with Michael De Dora
August 09, 2013

The Obama administration has filed an amicus brief in the upcoming Supreme Court case Town of Greece v. Galloway, claiming that prayers before legislative meetings are and should remain legal.