In 2009, a newly inaugurated president spoke to the American people for the first time as the nation’s leader. About halfway through his speech, he made reference to a group of people who had been largely unrecognized by politicians in the past.
Nonbelievers have growing impact in U.S. elections
To read the full article, please sign up or login.
Get full access to the Columbia Missourian on your computer, phone, and tablet for just $5.95 per month.
* All the high-quality, in-depth journalism of the Columbia Missourian and Vox Magazine, updated 24/7
* Your news. Your device. Your time.
If you'd like to read more about the value of being a member, read this column from the Missourian's executive editor, Tom Warhover.