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Would President Huckabee or Cruz put their faith above their duties?

Would President Huckabee or Cruz put their faith above their duties?

There are many objectionable elements to the drama playing out in Kentucky, where a four-time married county clerk, citing her faith, has gone to jail rather than do the job she was elected to and issue marriage certificates recognized as valid by the U.S. Supreme Court. But the most egregious of these objectionable elements come from Republican presidential candidates Mike Huckabee and Ted Cruz, whose comments make one wonder exactly what kind of theocracy they would pursue as presidents. On Thursday, Huckabee, the former Arkansas governor, defended Kim Davis, clerk of Rowan County, when a judge sent her to jail for contempt after she refused to comply with his court...

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