From your second link, relevant to another thread but I'm going to derail this one with it:
Religious right shoot selves in foot:
Pat Robertson lets God out of the bag
Link: Pat Robertson Tells Dover Residents They Rejected God.
"I'd like to say to the good citizens of Dover: If there is a disaster in your area, don't turn to God, you just rejected him from your city. And don't wonder why he hasn't helped you when problems begin, if they begin. I'm not saying they will, but if they do, just remember, you just voted God out of your city. And if that's the case, don't ask for his help because he might not be there." -- Pat Robertson
The article goes on to say, albeit at the very end...
Intelligent design backers have consistently argued that the teaching is purely scientific and has nothing to do with religion.