Sunday, June 24, 2012

Gallup: Just One Third Of Americans Know Obama Is A Christian

According to a recent Gallup poll, only one third of Americans are able to correctly identify President Obama as a Christian. Forty-four percent state that they are unsure of his faith; 11%, including 18% of Republicans, identify Obama as a Muslim. Of the latter group, Gallup states, "It is unclear whether the 18% of Republicans who say Obama is a Muslim do so because they truly believe this is his religion, or because it is a politically charged idea." While it shouldn't matter what, if any, religion the president follows, we can take these findings as an indication of the many low-information voters in the country. Results from the June 7-10 Gallup poll:

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