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Franklin Graham Plans Full Court Press For Evangelical Political Push

A prominent far-right Christian evangelist is holding rallies in every state in an effort to reshape American politics.

The Rev. Franklin Graham, son of the Rev. Billy Graham, is hosting the events as part of his “Decision America 2016” tour. The tour is sponsored by the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA), which Franklin Graham now runs. 

In a recent interview with an online publication called FaithZette, which is run by far-right personality Laura Ingraham, Graham promoted his tour and said the United States is facing dire times.

The Partisan Preacher’s Complaint: Franklin Graham Has No Grounds To Whine About IRS

The ongoing scandal over the Internal Revenue Service’s heightened scrutiny of Tea Party groups took another twist yesterday when evangelist Franklin Graham complained that the ministry founded by this father, the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA), was also investigated by the tax agency.