“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. In case you missed the MSNBC segment, watch it below:

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