Tag : republican candidates
Mike Pence title : Mike Pence Asks Evangelicals at Liberty University to Forgive Donald Trump
summary : Indiana governor and Republican vice presidential candidate, Mike Pence, asked evangelical Christians at Liberty University's Convocation on Wednesday to forgive Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump after Friday's release of a 2005 recording in which Trump is heard, in graphic terms, discussing women and his attempts to grope them. Some people took Trump's comments as proof of sexual assault because he referenced uninvited, random physical advances on women.
date : Oct 12, 2016 05:25 PM EDT
Falwell, Trump, Playboy title : Jerry Falwell Jr. Counters Criticism of Posing With Donald Trump and ‘Playboy’ Magazine
summary : Following a gathering of faith leaders on Tuesday in New York, Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr. and his wife, Becki, appeared in a photo with GOP candidate Donald Trump that included a framed Playboy magazine cover hanging behind them on the wall. Critics of Trump, and Falwell's endorsement of him, were quick to point out the irony of the conservative Christian college leader posing in front of a men's pornographic magazine. Falwell called critics "hypocrites" in a response tweet.
date : Jun 23, 2016 09:18 AM EDT
Ben Carson title : Ben Carson's Endorsement of Donald Trump Angers, Surprises Many Carson Supporters
summary : "Dr. Ben Carson, what were you thinking?" is the question on many Christians' minds Friday morning, after the retired neurosurgeon, Seventh-day Adventist church member and former GOP presidential candidate officially threw his endorsement behind fellow candidate and Republican Party front-runner Donald Trump. Considering Carson's publicly stated stances on religion and education alone, his new backing of Trump has supportive "Carsonators" reeling.
date : Mar 11, 2016 11:25 AM EST
Ted Cruz title : Phil Robertson of 'Duck Dynasty': Ted Cruz Could Restore Biblical Principles, Calls Same-Sex Marriage 'Evil' at Iowa Presidential Rally
summary : "Duck Dynasty" A&E patriarch Phil Robertson, who endorsed Republican candidate Ted Cruz for president on Jan. 13, told a crowd in Iowa City, Iowa, Sunday that same-sex marriage is "evil" and "wicked." Robertson also said the United States has a "spiritual problem."
date : Feb 01, 2016 05:45 PM EST
Donald Trump Holding His Mother's Bible title : Donald Trump Thanks Evangelical Christians, Shows Off Holy Bible in New Facebook Video
summary : In a new video posted on his official Facebook page on Saturday, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump whipped out an apparently worn copy of the Holy Bible while thanking the evangelical voting block for maintaining his high ranking in recent polls.
date : Jan 30, 2016 05:19 PM EST
title : Donald Trump Expected to Get Endorsement From 100 African-American Pastors; New York Times Slams Trumps' Criticism of Disabled Reporter
summary : Donald Trump is expected to receive endorsement for his presidential bid by 100 African-American pastors and faith-based leaders during an event slated for Monday afternoon at Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York City. In a statement released on Saturday by Trump’s campaign, the Republican candidate said he was hosting “an information meet and greet” with a group of black pastors. The meeting was not billed as a press event but a number of attendees is predicted to endorse him.
date : Nov 30, 2015 02:34 AM EST