Pressed on the possibility that the Journal‚Äôs report, and subsequent confirmation by multiple news outlets, were accurate, Graham argued that any such transgression would have no bearing on the man Trump is today.
‚ÄúI believe at 70 years of age the president is a much different person today than he was four years ago, five years ago, 10 years ago,‚ÄĚ Graham said. ‚ÄúHe is not President Perfect.‚ÄĚ
On the subject of Trump‚Äôs moral character, Graham reiterated his faith in the president‚Äôs ‚Äúconcern for Christian values.‚ÄĚ
"We certainly don't hold him up as a the pastor of this nation and he is not," Graham said. "But I appreciate the fact that the president does have a concern for Christian values, he does have a concern to protect Christians whether its here at home or around the world and I appreciate the fact that he protects religious liberty and freedom." ...