Politics

Rick Santorum in 2008: "Satan has Sights on USA"

| by Reason Foundation

By Nick Gillespie

From Drudge comes this blast from Rick Santorum's past. In 2008, the current GOP presidential frontrunner (kinda/sorta) dropped into Ave Maria University in Florida and told a group of folks:

"Satan has his sights on the United States of America!...Satan is attacking the great institutions of America, using those great vices of pride, vanity, and sensuality as the root to attack all of the strong plants that has so deeply rooted in the American tradition."

More here.

This may well round out the Santorum trifecta. Previously, the former senator had railed against non-marital sex and the dangers of online gambling