- 78% of Americans have favorable views of presidential candidates citing the Christian bible when speaking about their political positions.
- 75% of Americans believe that it is appropriate for each President to be sworn into office on a Christian bible.
- 60% report that they would be more likely to vote for a candidate who "speaks publicly about following the example of admirable leaders from the Bible and who consistently uses the Bible for guidance in both public and personal matters."
- 50% would not vote for an atheist.
Wednesday, February 6, 2008
religion, the presidency, and public appeal
Atheist Revolution had some insightful statistics: