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  Sen. Allen would make church mandatory. God help us.
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Last EditedRP  Mar 29, 2015 11:04am
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AuthorEJ Montini
MediaNewspaper - Arizona Republic (Phoenix)
News DateThursday, March 26, 2015 06:00:00 PM UTC0:0
DescriptionAllen said, "Probably we should be debating a bill requiring every American to attend a church of their choice on Sunday to see if we can get back to having a moral rebirth," adding "that would never be allowed."

Allen later told the Arizona Capitol Times that she wished things were more like they were in the 1950s.

(Again, I know what you're thinking: Civil rights problems. Women's rights problems. Voting rights problems. Segregated schools.)

Allen told the Times, "People prayed, people went to church. I remember on Sundays the stores were closed. The biggest thing is religion was kicked out of our public places, out of our schools."
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