Political Periscope - Romney And The Rest
On this New Hampshire primary eve, it’s all politics, all the time. We’ll raise our political periscope, round up this weekend’s two Republican debates and take a closer look at where the candidates stand ahead of tomorrow’s first-in-the-nation primary. Plus, for some time, Mormonism has been making a steady march toward the religious mainstream. But is it Mitt Romney’s ascent as a political leader that’s truly hastened the arrival of the “Mormon moment” in America? Is he doing for his religion – what John F. Kennedy did for Catholicism in 1960?
R.B. Scott, journalist, author of Mitt Romney: An Inside Look at the Man and His Politics.
Garrett Quinn, author of the Less is More blog on Boston.com
Charley Blandy, Blue Mass Group blogger