Members of the African-American evangelical community called out President Barack Obama on Friday. The group challenged Obama to meet with them to discuss his stance on same-sex marriage.
The Coalition of African-American Pastors (CAAP), along with representatives of the African Methodist Episcopal Church, will hold a press conference on Monday in Nashville, Tenn., to ‚Äúdemand that President Obama meet with them‚ÄĚ to discuss the issue.
CAAP has launched a marriage petition at 100000signatures4marriage.com.
‚ÄúPresident Obama celebrated gay pride week in the White House, but has still not responded to our request to meet with him or Eric Holder on the marriage issue,‚ÄĚ said William Owens, president of CAAP....