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ItsjustMe

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Thu Oct 15, 2020, 03:59 PM Oct 2020

Christian Group Hits Trump: 'The Days Of Using Our Faith For Your Benefit Are Over'

The new bipartisan PAC Not Our Faith says Trump is not getting their support this time.

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/christian-group-anti-trump-ad_n_5f87d392c5b6f53fff085362

A new bipartisan Christian super PAC is taking on President Donald Trump with a new ad that accuses him of hypocrisy when it comes to matters of faith.

“Mr. President, the days of using our faith for your benefit are over,” the ad from Not Our Faith warns. “We know you need the support of Christians like us to win this election. But you can’t have it.”

The spot also accuses Trump of “using Christianity for his own purposes,” and shows footage of his Bible-toting photo op in front of St. John’s Episcopal Church, across from the White House, after having peaceful protesters teargassed to clear the area for him.

Not Our Faith’s advisory council includes Michael Wear, a faith adviser to former President Barack Obama’s 2012 reelection campaign, and Autumn Vandehei, who was an aide to former Rep. Tom Delay (R-Texas), The Associated Press reported. The group is launching a six-figure TV and digital ad campaign targeting Christians, especially evangelical and Catholic voters.

“Trump eked out 2016 with unprecedented support from white evangelicals and, important to note, a really strong showing among Catholics. We’re going after all of it,” Wear told AP. “We think Christian support is on the table in this election.”

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Christian Group Hits Trump: 'The Days Of Using Our Faith For Your Benefit Are Over' (Original Post) ItsjustMe Oct 2020 OP
About time! Karadeniz Oct 2020 #1
Good..and yes, it is about time! Anyone supporting dotard is not abiding by the Christian faith Thekaspervote Oct 2020 #2
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