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Below is a letter sent to Sen. Jon Kyl (R-AZ) from Dr. Richard Land, president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, expressing opposition to his efforts to pass legislation legalizing Internet poker gambling, and urging him to drop support for such a bill he could soon introduce.…

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150 evangelicals, from left & right, call for comprehensive immigration reform

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