Are you running for office or currently serving? Share your story in a reply to this thread (or start your own).I was recently appointed to serve out the remaining year of a city councilman's term. I was sworn in at a special meeting and my first regular meeting will be next week. So far, religion has not been an issue (nor should it be). I know that being appointed is not the same as being elected. If things go well, I may run for another term next spring. I hope the voters would be more…See More
I run a column at examiner.com on secular/atheist politics. I'd be very grateful if you'd keep me abreast of your experience in politics-land, especially in regards to how your nonbelief effects how folks are treating you. Whatever happens, I'd love to know about it.
You can always get in touch with me by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, and the column is here: http://www.examiner.com/x-4275-DC-Secularism-Examiner