"That’s not the reason I’ve supported his policies, but it will be a breakthrough. It will be just like John Kennedy was" for Catholics when he was nominated, said Lynne Hansen, a delegate and Mormon from Hawaii. "It will be historic and very personally fulfilling and exciting."
When Mitt Romney addresses the Republican National Convention Thursday night, he will do it as the first Mormon major-party presidential nominee, a moment that members of the faith from around the country say they are eager to see.
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