Quotes of the Day

Wednesday, Jan. 03, 2007

Open quoteKeith is paying respect not only to the founding fathers' belief in religious freedom but the Constitution itself.Close quote

  • Rick Jauert
  • spokesman for Rep.-elect Keith Ellison, the first Muslim elected to Congress, who came under attack after he said he wanted to take his private oath of office on a Koran
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