Figuring Faith | Mark Sanford’s Political Redemption

In this week's "Figuring Faith," I explore data on Americans' attitudes toward politicians' moral indiscretions, and conclude that Sanford's recent victory in a special election for the House of Representatives seat he held in the 1990s before he was elected governor shows just how far political redemption can stretch

In the New York Times | Rise in Nonreligious Americans Could Affect Elections
Religious Change in America’s Swing States
Only One-third of Millennials Say They’re Millennials
In the New York Times | The Rise of Social Liberalism and G.O.P. Resistance