President Trump spotlights religious liberty at prayer breakfast

 
The Trump administration "will do everything in its power to defend and protect religious liberty," President Donald Trump said earlier this week at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington. Among steps he proposed to safeguard religious liberty was a promise to "get rid of and totally destroy the Johnson Amendment," a 1954 law that bars churches and other tax-exempt organizations from endorsing political candidates. The promise drew attention within hours from major media outlets and echoed statements Trump made during the 2016 ...