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Personal belief in God is fine; government action is not

Q: What about government-supported displays of God in the public sphere?

A: All of us have the 'right' to believe in God or not. Simple as that. The state (federal, state, county, district or municipality) is not to show bias one way or the other. It is not wrong for people to voice their belief in God and it is not wrong for people to voice their opposition against the idea of God. What is wrong is either side attempting or successfully using the force of government to do one or the other.

Source: Follow-up OnTheIssues interview: 2018 Maine Senate candidate , Mar 10, 2018

Keep God in the public sphere

Q: Do you support or oppose the statement, "Keep God in the public sphere"?

A: support

Source: OnTheIssues interview of 2018 Maine Senate candidate , Mar 6, 2018

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