William J. Smith, Associated Press
From government shutdowns to presidential races, Latter Day Saints have played a noticeable role in politics recently. But while it seems that Mormons are beginning to be less of a cultural anomaly in politics, being in politics is certainly nothing new to them.
From state governors to a Senate Majority Leader, Mormons have held their fair share of political offices.
Here is a list of 20 of the most prominent Mormon leaders in politics.
- Why one Mormon man left Hollywood to be a...
- My view: Non-discrimination laws have a problem
- Doug Robinson: We are in the midst of an era...
- President should not act without...
- In our opinion: No more 'Government Motors'
- Matthew Sanders: Nelson Mandela's goodness...
- Richard Davis: Mandela's greatest achievement...
- Michael Gerson: The gospel according to JC...
- In our opinion: Don't raise the minimum... 65
- My view: Fix Obamacare, don't replace it 61
- Robert Bennett: Create wealth before... 43
- Letter: Doctors unite 40
- Andrew Morriss: No, Congress should not... 39
- Can Mandela's legacy revive the GOP? 30
- President should not act without... 24
- In our opinion: No more 'Government... 24