Archive: Melissa Rogers
These issues are much too important to allow Representative King to continue to occupy the field.
By Melissa Rogers | March 11, 2011; 08:25 AM ET | Comments (1)
Candidates shouldn't engage in purely theological debates on the campaign trail, but they should debate public issues, and sometimes those issues touch on religion.
By Melissa Rogers | February 23, 2011; 02:20 PM ET | Comments (7)
At least thus far, the Obama administration has permitted religious groups to make religion-based decisions regarding government-funded jobs, a contested policy former President Bush implemented widely.
By Melissa Rogers | December 13, 2010; 05:22 PM ET | Comments (5)
It's true that those who beat their chests about their own faith while making sleazy political attacks should expect to be judged, and I'm not talking simply about the judgments they will face on election day.
By Melissa Rogers | October 22, 2010; 09:25 AM ET | Comments (3)
As has been widely reported, however, the sponsors of the Islamic center have condemned these and other acts of terrorism.
By Melissa Rogers | August 20, 2010; 10:30 AM ET | Comments (64)
It's fine to ask judicial nominees what role, if any, their religious or moral beliefs would play in their decision-making on the bench, and what they would do if they perceived a conflict between their religious or moral beliefs and a result dictated by the Constitution.
By Melissa Rogers | May 14, 2010; 09:10 AM ET | Comments (0)