Congressional Panel Hears About Real Threats To Religious Freedom

Liz Hayes

Conservatives in Congress yesterday convened a hearing on “religious liberty” likely thinking they could use the event to carp about “persecution” and demand the right to use religion as a tool to discriminate against others.

The hearing contained its share of ill-informed attacks on church-state separation launched by some members. But one witness made sure members got an earful about the real threats to religious freedom that our nation faces.

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