“We need to start wearing nametags on who’s the preacher, and who’s the politician,” Welton Gaddy told Rachel on Tuesday night’s “The Rachel Maddow Show.” He was responding to a House of Representatives-endorsed prayer event at the US Capitol, full of far, far-right self-proclaimed Christians who specialize in working to redefine American history to serve their own narrow, exclusionary vision for this nation – and for its future. The event was called “Come Pray With Me.” It’s a big enough deal to leave Welton “stunned”; but you won’t find anything about it in the pages of the mainstream newspapers. Americans United provides some comprehensive background here.┬áIn case you missed the MSNBC segment, watch it below:

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