Romney is running for Senate. Even if he wins, the Mormon Church has already lost powerful status in D.C.

Romney is running for Senate. Even if he wins, the Mormon Church has already lost powerful status in D.C.

Romney is running for Senate. Even if he wins, the Mormon Church has already lost powerful status in D.C.



As several Mormon senators step away from their positions in Congress, some observers wonder whether the moves will alter the unusual access that the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has had on Capitol Hill. That political power has brought results on matters that include clearing the way for Mormon missionaries abroad and brokering land […]