Political Influence of Mormones

The latter-day saints is a powerful religious ans social community that has much influence not only in the US but in the whole world. If you chance to visit Salt-Lake city which is the capital of traditional Mormons you will be surprised by the large number of beautiful buildings, banks and offices. Everything is decorated and built they way to strike the imagination. Gold and marble is covering the street constructions. The whole city is full with the sculptures depicting Joseph Smith and Brigham Young. But all that looks too pompous for a city with the population less than 200 thousand people. There are a number of colleges and business schools in Salt-Lake city as well as the Utah University. Sal-Lake city also has its own ballet, opera house, several theaters and the wide-known choir of Mormons.

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is the richest religious denomination of the modern world. According to the evaluation of specialists its budget counts more than forty milliard USD. If any organization has money it is likely to develop its influence by enlarging the missionary outreach, aiming to acquire the political impact and multiplying its capital.

Many of the famous international organizations work under the supervision of the latter-day saints. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints invests its money to the financial company American Express, the network of hotels Marriott, the German aircraft company Lufthansa and others. The list is far more loner. These investments of capital bring Mormons a significant income.

Since 1925 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints officially supports the Republican Party.

Mormons provide the financial support to the party and occupy the leading posts in it as the religious community aims to send its people to the institutions of power.

The latter-saint Brent Scowcroft is the three-star general of the US Air Force. He worked as an attache of President Nixon, was the council of national security and occupied the position of Chairman of the Foreign Intelligence Service of the US. In the administration of Barack Obama Brent Scowcroft tool part in the development of the state national security strategy.

Mitt Romney tried to win the election race twice. The first time he lost to his counterpart John McCain. He has been performing the missionary activity in France. After that he returned to Utah to get the proper education. He graduated from the Brigham Young University and entered Harvard University to get MBA. In 2002 he was the elected president of Olympics committee in Salt-Lake city and two years later he became the Governor of Massachusetts.

What does Mitt Romney do for his church? He served as bishop and provides the enormous financial help to the religious community. He place millions of dollars on the accounts of the church. Mitt Romney descended from a renown family of latter-day saints who were especially close to Joseph Smith, a founder of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He successfully continues their activity combining religious and political strategy.

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