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Is TRUMP wise to Repeal of the Johnson Amendment?

Is TRUMP wise to Repeal of the Johnson Amendment?

The Johnson Amendment is a provision in the U.S. tax code that prohibits all 501(c)(3) non-profit organizations from endorsing or opposing political candidates. Should churches stop being 501(c)3? “The restriction was championed by (Lyndon Johnson) in 1954 when Johnson was a U.S. senator running for re-election. A conservative nonprofit group that wanted to limit the treaty-making ability of the p... »