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Religion in the 1960 Presidential Campaign

Religion in the 1960 Presidential Campaign

Religion in the 1960 Presidential Campaign

Washington, DC
Saturday, August 7, 2010

John F. Kennedy was the only Catholic president to be sworn into office. His Catholicism became a campaign issue in one of the closest presidential contests in history. A panel of experts met at the Newseum in Washington recently to explore how Kennedy transformed anti-Catholic sentiment into an asset.

Updated: Friday, November 26, 2010 at 9:04pm (ET)

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