Second Coming: The New Christian Right in Virginia Politics

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By the early 1990s, the Christian Right was a force to be reckoned with in Virginia politics. In 1993, former Moral Majority leader Michael Farris won the Republican nomination for lieutenant governor. The following year, Oliver North became the party's candidate for U.S. senator. Both nominations were seen as undisputed evidence of the Christian Right's power in the state's Republican party. Yet, in those years of massive GOP landslides, both candidates lost their elections. These well-publicized campaigns set off bitter ...

Second Coming: The New Christian Right in Virginia Politics 1996, Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD

ISBN-13: 9780801852978

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