December 2006 Franciscan University Presents. Television show as seen on EWTN. Did America's founding fathers envision the faith of the people and their elected officials playing a role in the newly created government? What is the history, importance, and future of faith in the American political system? In this episode, United States Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) joins the panel to discuss the interaction between faith and politics, and what the Vatican says regarding Catholic politicians' duty to the faith when forming public policy. Available on DVD.