Associated Press
Republican presidential candidate, former Mass. Gov. Mitt Romney and his wife Ann greet a supporter while campaigning in Concord, N.H. Friday, Dec. 23, 2011.

Wayne Wagner ("The faith test," Readers' Forum, Dec. 16) mentions that Romney's challenge with national conservatives is his religion. Ten years ago it would have been unthinkable that a black American could become president of the United States. Maybe it's time for a Mormon?

Ike J. May

West Jordan