what about conservatives who are not religious?<quoted text>
It's a matter of opinion. To extend a hand to the religious among us, makes good sense. If they are avoided or the subject equivocated, that candidate will be dead at the starting line. We don't have to win Democrats, we have to motivate conservatives.
what about conservatives who are pro-choice?
what about conservatives who are religious, but resent the born-again churches that demean their faith?
what about conservatives wot have an education and cannot accept a literal interpretation of the Bible?
truth is, the people you are trying to please are a minority among conservatives....