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REUTERS/Scott Morgan - U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump waves to the crowd as he leaves a campaign rally at the University of Iowa in Iowa City, Iowa, January 26, 2016.
Trump's inexplicable support among evangelical voters may be decisive in Iowa
January 28, 2016, William A. Galston
With the Iowa caucuses looming, many are waiting to see if the raw support Donald Trump registers in public opinion surveys will translate into actual votes. In this post, William Galston argues Trump's popularity with white evangelical Protestants has increased dramatically and could prove decisive in Iowa.
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E.J. Dionne, Jr.
Senior Fellow, Governance Studies
The W. Averell Harriman Chair
William A. Galston
The Ezra K. Zilkha Chair in Governance Studies
Nonresident Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, Center on the United States and Europe
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