Rep. Kyrsten Sinema Sworn Into Congress without a Bible January 7, 2013

Rep. Kyrsten Sinema Sworn Into Congress without a Bible

In case you were wondering, newly-elected Rep. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ), the sole religiously “unaffiliated” member of Congress (but, whatever you do, don’t call her an atheist), was recently sworn in by Speaker of the House John Boehner:

FOLO7

So what is that she’s swearing on? Is it a Bible?

I asked her staff and they told me it was a copy of the U.S. Constitution.

Great start for the purely-symbolic “leader of the Nones” in Congress.

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  • TVG

    It’s AFTER actually reading the bible that I started swearing.