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Chick-fil-A’s political grilling

Date: July, 27 2012 Source: CBS News

 

Controversy over the fast food chain Chick-fil-A's ties to conservative causes has been simmering for years, but it only reached a boiling point in recent days when national gay rights groups and high-profile figures like Mike Huckabee began weighing in.