LDS Dems and Others Launch Progressive Mormon Blog

Today, the LDS Democrats announced that, in conjunction with Mormons for Obama, LDS Dems of America, Mormon Democrats, and Mormon Liberals, they are launching a new progressive, politically-oriented blog, MormonPress, which will  aggregate their content and invite guest submissions. According to Aaron White of Mormon Democrats, the purpose of MormonPress is to dispel the common perception that a good Mormon has to be a conservative Republican:  “There is a common myth in Mormon culture that posits you can’t be politically progressive and a faithful Latter-day Saint. . . . MormonPress will…