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Did Obama get sworn into his position as Senator by taking his oath on the Koran

Reader comment on item: Was Barack Obama a Muslim?

Submitted by Vance (Canada), Mar 6, 2008 at 17:44

I have read that Obama elected to be sworn in as Senator of Illinois by swearing his pledges while keeping his hand on the Koran rather than the bible. Can any one verify this? His actions in this regard would speak much louder than ant of his words.

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