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The Pledge of Allegiance

Do you think referring to God in the Pledge of Allegiance violates the separation of church and state?

Your vote:


No, the U.S. is a Judeo-Christian nation and the pledge speaks to that56%
No, like the oath taken in a courtroom, the pledge is just a formality24%
Yes, any mention of God in a state-sanctioned text violates the Constitution20%
Total votes cast: 6074
poll first posted on July 1, 2002

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