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June 16, 2010 7:37 AM

South Carolina governor's race veers from sex to religion

Religion could emerge as a wedge issue in this year's race for S.C. governor after a state senator's reference to GOP front-runner Nikki Haley as a "raghead" and voter confusion about Haley's religious conversion to Christianity from Sikhism. Democratic front-runner Vincent Sheheen, a Catholic, may be in for a dose of it, too.

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