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Changing Attitudes

A Jewish veep? Most voters could accept it, analysts say.

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/politics/article/changing_attitudes_20000811

When Al Smith campaigned for U.S. president - and lost - in 1928, his Roman Catholicism was used against him. When John F. Kennedy successfully ran for president in 1960, he felt the need to make speeches that distanced himself from the pope.

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