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Bush backs Church on disciminatory hiring policies


The Washington Post reports that President Bush backs the churches in discriminatory hiring policies.

A White House position paper sent to Capitol Hill argues that "religious hiring rights" are part of religious organizations' civil rights. "When they receive federal funds, they should retain their right to hire those individuals who are best able to further their organizations' goals and mission," the document says.

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Washington Post

26 Jun 2003