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.
- Jay Evensen: Legislature's pornography...
- Ralph Hancock: The anti-establishment delusion
- In our opinion: National security and the...
- Barack Obama: Religious freedom keeps us strong
- In our opinion: Internet sales tax should...
- Robert J. Samuelson: The false charms of...
- Jonathan Johnson: The truth about sales tax...
- My view: Mayor Biskupski deserves to build...
- In our opinion: National security and... 74
- Is it time for our first woman president? 55
- Robert J. Samuelson: The false charms... 51
- Jay Evensen: Legislature's pornography... 28
- Barack Obama: Religious freedom keeps... 26
- Ralph Hancock: The anti-establishment... 19
- Letter: Hillary and FOIA 18
- Letter: No labels in 2016? 17